When a fracture occurs of the upper limb, after fixation or fracture treated conservatively, the role of a physiotherapist is to guide the patient to maintain mobility of the distal joints like elbow, wrist, hand. This is important because, a fracture of proximal or distal part, can cause stiffness and limitation in the range of motion of adjacent joints. Stiffness in the upper limb can greatly affect the day to day activities like eating, dressing up, holding objects etc.
This chapter explains and demonstrates the mobilisation techniques of shoulder joint that help to relieve pain, increase range of motion, improve the activities of daily living, and improve the quality of life of people suffering from upper limb conditions. It consists of all the techniques: sustained/ oscillatory passive accessory glides without/ with active and passive movements. All the techniques demonstrated are the best of manual therapy techniques which have been chosen and picked by Capri over the last 28 years by treating almost a lakh of patients and training about 13000 physiotherapists worldwide.
From this chapter on Manual Therapy Upper Limb, All participants will gain an understanding of the manual therapy techniques of upper limb and best of different manual concepts, as well as modified osteopathic and chiropractic techniques. The participant will have enhanced treatment skills for the whole of Manual Therapy for Upper Limb. As with all manual techniques, handling skills are paramount, and at the end of the program, the true professional will be able to assess the condition and deliver the manual treatment with great expertise. The most important outcome is that patients will benefit the most from this integrated approach.
So, what are you waiting for? Enroll in this course and develop a magical and healing hand to reduce the sufferings of patients and help them lead an independent, healthy and a better life.
NOTE: UPGRADE TO HANDS ON WORKSHOP AVAILABLE ON PAYMENT BASIS