This course is an opportunity to learn how to use orthoses to manage contractures from the leading centre in the country. Our experienced multi-disciplinary team will describe the anatomy and physiology of contractures, identifying & measuring factors in their development, and how to apply orthotics as a means of treatment. The evidence underlying treatment and the results of management will be presented. Hands-on sessions will give examples of devices from a wide range of manufacturers, and there will be demonstrations of measurement, manufacture and supply.
Faculty to include:
Will Bromwich, Physiotherapist
Keith Miller, Design Engineer
Tom Woods, Orthotist
Workshop Manufacturing Team
Target Audience: Orthotists, Physiotherapists, Clinical Scientists or Engineers, Occupational Therapists, Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Doctors.
Delegate fee: £95, including lunch and refreshments.
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