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Pathomechanics of Wrist and Hand Deformities in RA
This intermediate to advanced level workshop focuses on the management of the wrist and hand deformities in RA. The course is designed to enhance the understanding of the complexity of progression of deformities in Rheumatoid Arthritis, and the assessment and management of these deformities to minimize or reduce the progression of changes.

The purpose of this workshop is to enhance theoretical knowledge to be better able to problem solve and design treatment programs for a variety and level of Rheumatoid Arthritic condition.

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of workshop, therapist will:

  • understand the anatomy of the wrist and hand
  • understand wrist and hand kinematics
  • understand the pathomechanics wrist and hand deformities
  • sequentially assess the deformities and plan the treatment program for non-surgical and surgical RA conditions

Workshop features an in-depth presentation of:

  • Anatomy and kinematics of the wrist and hand 
  • Pathomechanics of the wrist and hand deformities
  • Deformities of the thumb in RA
  • Joint arthroplasties
  • Joint protection and energy conservation
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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