Online Course: Essentials of Scoliosis & ScoliBrace Management
By: Scolicare

Course Description

Scoliosis is a specialised area, requiring advanced education. Making diagnoses, performing accurate assessment and providing correct recommendations, requires in depth knowledge. This course provides advanced education for Health Professionals in understanding, evaluating, and managing scoliosis and kyphosis in children and adults. The course focuses on the conservative management of scoliosis, in particular scoliosis bracing concepts and devices, as well as exercise rehabilitation approaches.. Explore: - Explore the evidence behind the current and most effective treatments - Challenge common misconceptions about scoliosis Learn: - Scoliosis classification - Accurate clinical, postural and x-ray assessment - Red flags - Case management Achieve: - Better outcomes for your scoliosis patients - Start certification steps to offering ScoliBrace services in your clinic Course Format: This course consists of online modules, released over 4 weeks with new content scheduled each week. Learners are required to complete the week’s modules and knowledge questions prior to the next week’s content being available.  Access to this 4 week course will expire 2 months after the learners enrollment date. Week 1: Introduction to Scoliosis including accurate postural, clinical and x-ray assessment Week 2: Management of Scoliosis in Infantile, Juvenile, Adolescent, Adult & Kyphosis cases Week 3: 3D Scanning, Scoliosis Bracing & complex case management including neuromuscular cases Week 4: Scoliosis specific rehabilitation including exercise prescription & functional assessment

Course Details

  • Online Course: Essentials of Scoliosis & ScoliBrace Management
  • By:    Scolicare
  • Instructor:    Dr Jeb McAviney (MChiro, MPainMed) CEO - ScoliCare 
  • Total CE Hours:    14
  • Course Format:     Online Distance Learning
  • Course Categories:     DC Continuing Education
  • Course Subjects | CE HOURS:
    • Anatomy  -1 CE Hours
    • Differential/Physical Diagnosis  -0.9 CE Hours
    • Evidence-Based Outcomes  -1.1 CE Hours
    • History and Exam  -3.8 CE Hours
    • Pediatrics  -0.5 CE Hours
    • Rehabilitation of Joints  -5 CE Hours
    • X-ray / MRI  -1.7 CE Hours