Spinal Cord Injuries in a Nutshell

23rd-24th Nov 2018

Therapy Management of Adults with Spinal Cord Injury

9am-4.30pm                 Friday 23rd November 2018

8.50am-3pm                 Saturday 24th November 2018

(Lunch will be provided on both days)

Cost: £190

Venue: Princess Royal Spinal Injuries Centre, Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Sheffield, S5 7AU

Aims

  •  To give an overview of the therapy principles that contribute to the management of an adult with an acute spinal cord injury. The course will include an introduction to respiratory care and acute management, early rehabilitation, advice on complications and functional outcomes, posture and seating as well as an overview of long term management.
  • The course is aimed at Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy staff working in referring hospitals, the community or rehabilitation centres wishing to improve their knowledge of working with spinal cord injury patients.
  • Both days will have practical sessions including separate profession-specific workshops.

For further information, please contact:

Lucy.Greensmith@sth.nhs.uk
Tel: 0114 2715666

Daniel.Ireland@sth.nhs.uk
Tel: 0114 2715673

For applications, please contact:

Jayne.Binns@sth.nhs.uk
Tel: 0114 2712766

 

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