Ankle, Leg and Foot
By: DConline

Course Description

This four-hour distance based course will provide health care providers with current information regarding common conditions of the ankle, leg and foot. Topics covered will include the epidemiology, anatomy, pathophysiology, physical examination, diagnostic imaging, active and passive treatment approaches to these conditions. The learner’s participation time is actively tracked and logged. In this course the learner will: Learn the functional anatomy of the ankle. Consider the key risk factors for ankle sprain. Study the pathomechanics of ankle sprains and Lisfranc injury. Survey rehabilitation techniques used in return to play after ankle sprains and achilles tendiopathy Review the terminology of tendinopathy Consider current best practices in treatment of tendinopathy Become acquainted with manual therapy to restore ankle mobility Learn the concepts of exercise prescription for prevention of ankle injury This four-hour distance based course will provide health care providers with current information regarding common conditions of the ankle, leg and foot. Topics covered will include the epidemiology, anatomy, pathophysiology, physical examination, diagnostic imaging, active and passive treatment approaches to these conditions. The learner’s participation time is actively tracked and logged. In this course the learner will: Learn the functional anatomy of the ankle. Consider the key risk factors for ankle sprain. Study the pathomechanics of ankle sprains and Lisfranc injury. Survey rehabilitation techniques used in return to play after ankle sprains and achilles tendiopathy Review the terminology of tendinopathy Consider current best practices in treatment of tendinopathy Become acquainted with manual therapy to restore ankle mobility Learn the concepts of exercise prescription for prevention of ankle injury   This four-hour distance based course will provide health care providers with current information regarding common conditions of the ankle, leg and foot. Topics covered will include the epidemiology, anatomy, pathophysiology, physical examination, diagnostic imaging, active and passive treatment approaches to these conditions. The learner’s participation time is actively tracked and logged.1. Learn the functional anatomy of the ankle.2. Consider the key risk factors for ankle sprain.3. Study the pathomechanics of ankle sprains and Lisfranc injury.4. Survey rehabilitation techniques used in return to play after ankle sprains and achilles tendiopathy5. Review the terminology of tendinopathy6. Consider current best practices in treatment of tendinopathy7. Become acquainted with manual therapy to restore ankle mobility8. Learn the concepts of exercise prescription for prevention of ankle injury

Course Details

  • Ankle, Leg and Foot
  • By:    DConline
  • Instructor:    Dustin Nabhan, DC DACBSP
  • Total CE Hours:    4
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  • Course Subjects | CE HOURS:
    • Differential/Physical Diagnosis  -2 CE Hours
    • X-ray / MRI  -2 CE Hours
  •    Course Outline