This course introduces the learner to an overview of differential diagnosis and intervention concepts related to the shoulder region of the human body. It includes a review of current literature supporting the theories that describe and delineate specific concepts related to differential diagnosis of this body region. Interventional techniques to enhance rehabilitation or performance outcomes will be discussed and demonstrated. Evidence based chapters in this course include topics of tissue healing, injury management, differential diagnosis, interventional technique, treatment theory and practical lab experiences in areas such as applying kinesiology tape, use of myofascial cups, using banded mobilizations and IASTM.
FMT RX: Regional Shoulder is an evidence-informed differential diagnosis course that advances students’ understanding of factors to consider when working with patients or clients with hip region injuries. FMT Rx Regional Shoulder methodically examines the research-influenced content basis for a deeper understanding of management of this area of injury.
This course is intended for health and fitness professionals with all levels of experience.
Functional Movement Training (FMT) Certification courses are taught by industry leading experts in movement assessment, performance and rehabilitation.
Educational Objectives of FMT Regional Shoulder Differential Diagnosis Course: At the conclusion of the course, attendees will be able to:
1. Define the anatomy and physiology of the regional shoulder complex
2. Assess factors that are related to differential diagnosis of regional shoulder pain, including the medial, lateral and posterior compartments.
3. Consider historical and current trends in treatment of regional shoulder pain, including the medial, lateral and posterior compartments.
4. Discuss and delineate physiological influences of increased risk of chronic and acute regional shoulder pain including the medial, lateral and posterior compartments.
5. Demonstrate and explain FMT