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Seminar Detail

Treating the Shoulder Complex: Advances in Conservative & Post-Op Management

Where:
AURORA, CO
When:
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

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Course Description:

Get the solutions for several shoulder complex pathologies in this insightful and important 6 hour seminar. Review and practice unique assessment tests to help you with early recognition of various pathologies. Improve treatment for your clients by examining the best evidence-based practices for conservative and post-op management, and by practicing glenohumeral and scapulothoracic mobilization techniques. Gain new tips and techniques you can implement tomorrow for:
  • Rotator Cuff Tears
  • SLAP Lesions
  • Shoulder Arthroplasties
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Glenohumeral Instability
  • Thoracic Outlet Compression Syndrome
Objectives:

  • Identify the etiology of common shoulder complex pathologies and identify possible anatomic and other etiologic factors.
  • Review which special tests should be used to identify complex shoulder pathologies and be able to apply these tests effectively.
  • Determine which patients are appropriate candidates for conservative or should be referred for assessment as surgical candidates.
  • Utilize effective mobilization techniques for a variety of shoulder conditions.
  • Devise an appropriate treatment plan and enable effective patient intervention based on clinical findings.
OUTLINE

ROTATOR CUFF TEARS
  • Surgical restoration of normal and altered anatomy
  • Cluster tests
    • Modified empty can test
  • Conservative management to prevent further injury
  • Post-operative management
SHOULDER IMPINGEMENT SYNDROME
  • Anatomic and functional contributors
  • Cluster tests
    • Hawkins-Kennedy; Neer’s test
    • Conservative management based on etiologic factors
    • Post-operative management
    • Respect the deltoid as the worst offender
ANTERIOR GLENOHUMERAL INSTABILITY
  • Anatomic restraints
  • Etiologic factors
  • Cluster tests
    • Apprehension test
    • Jobe relocation
    • Release test
    • Anterior drawer
    • Push-pull
  • Surgical procedures
    • Bristow
    • Latarjet
    • Putti-Platt
  • Rehabilitative management
SLAP LESIONS
  • Classification of lesions
  • Special tests
    • Biceps load II
    • Anterior slide tests for early detection
    • Surgical management and rehabilitation based on lesion type
ADHESIVE CAPSULITIS
  • Stages based on symptoms
  • Etiologic factors
  • Effects of conservative versus invasive intervention
  • Conservative management based on stage of disorder
    • Scauplo-thoracic mobilizations
    • Anterior/Posterior/Inferior glenohumeral mobilizations
THORACIC OUTLET COMPRESSION SYNDROME
  • Anatomic locations of potential compromise
  • Etiologic factors in each anatomic location
  • Intervention based on location of compromise and etiologic contributors
  • Assessment tests
    • Adson’s
    • Military bracing
    • Hyperabduction
  • Surgical procedures
    • Cervical rib excision
    • Scalenectomy
SHOULDER ARTHROPLASTIES
  • Rehab strategies for:
    • Hemi-arthroplasty
    • Total shoulder arthroplasty
    • Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty
SPECIAL TESTS AND MOBILIZATIONS
  • Hands-On Lab
  • Interpret tests quickly to recognize problem
  • Glenohumeral and scapulothoracic mobilizations
  • Tips and new techniques
Target Audience

  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Athletic Trainers
  • Strength and Conditioning Specialists
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Nurses
  • Exercise Physiologists
  • Massage Therapists


What You Should Wear
  • Participants should wear sleeveless shirts for the lab portion of the course

MICHAEL T. GROSS, PH.D., PT, FAPTA

Michael T. Gross, PhD, PT, FAPTA, has 37 years of experience as a licensed physical therapist, specializing in the areas of biomechanics and orthopaedic assessment and treatment. He is a professor in the PhD program in human movement science and the DPT program in physical therapy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he has taught for 30 years. In addition to his academic responsibilities, he is also active in the faculty’s clinical practice, seeing patients two days per week.

Dr. Gross has 70 refereed journal publications in such journals as the Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, Physical Therapy, and the Journal of Manual and Manipulative Therapy. He is a reviewer for the Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy and several other journals. Dr. Gross was elected as a Catherine Worthingham Fellow of the American Physical Therapy Association, and has been presented a Teaching Excellence Award from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine as well as the Margaret L. Moore Award for Outstanding New Academic Faculty by the American Physical Therapy Association. He has given well over 300 regional, national, and international presentations and continues to maintain an active clinical practice. Dr. Gross’ experience helps make him a very knowledgeable and skilled instructor.



Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Michael Gross is a Professor, Division of Physical Therapy, at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Michael Gross has no relevant nonfinancial relationship to disclose.
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