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Management of Stiff Joints of Upper Extremity (Intermediate to Advanced) – With hands on splinting labs – 2 Days
This intermediate level workshop is designed to enhance the understanding of the impact of joint stiffness on functioning of the elbow, wrist, and hand.

The comprehensive workshop provides an analytical approach to the rehabilitation of the stiff joints with hands-on splinting lab sessions. Animation and video-clips of cadaver dissection, surgery, pathomechanics, and treatment enhance the learning experience. Class size is limited to maximize participant to faculty interaction

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of workshop, therapist will have an understanding of the following:

  • anatomy of the joint structures
  • physiology of motion and causes of joint stiffness
  • muscle physiology
  • wound healing
  • principles of splinting and CPM
  • management of stiff hand and wrist
  • fabrication of a variety of splints

Workshop features an in-depth presentation of:

  • Anatomy and structure of the joints
  • Physiology of Normal Motion
  • Management of Stiff Hand
  • Management of Stiff Wrist
  • Management of Stiff Elbow
  • Principles of Splinting
  • Splinting lab includes:
  •      Dynamic and Static Progressive Splints for the hand, wrist, and elbow
Instructor : Shrikant Chinchalkar, OTR CHT
Refund and Cancellation Policy: Hand Rehab reserves the right to cancel a workshop. In the event of cancellation, Hand Rehab will issue a full refund of tuition, within two weeks of notice of cancellation. Hand Rehab is not responsible for reimbursement for ANY travel related expenses, including non-refundable airline tickets, overnight accommodations or other arrangements. It is strongly recommended that you wait for a written confirmation prior to booking non-refundable travel and/or accommodation. If you have not received confirmation 10 days prior to workshop, please contact Hand Rehab to check on the status of your registration. If you need to cancel your registration... please send a written notice of cancellation no later than 10 days prior to workshop. A refund less the administrative fee of $75.00 will be made. No refunds will be given for cancellations postmarked less than 10 days prior to workshop.
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