Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) are central to the assessment and management of MSK conditions.
This module is aimed at AHPs working within the Musculoskeletal (MSK) field (including Hand Therapy) wishing to gain a greater understanding of current concepts in upper limb rehabilitation.
The module is appropriate for clinicians working in both primary, secondary, and tertiary care.
On successful completion of this module, the student will be able to demonstrate:
- Critical evaluation of personal professional practice informed by current evidence.
- The application of advanced clinical reasoning to manage complex presentations and individuals within a biopsychosocial model and considering the wider determinants of health.
- Capability providing and modifying a range of person-centred interventions which may include traditional therapies (exercise prescription, pain management modalities, splinting, manual therapies) but also lifestyle advice and appropriate referral to other specialities or agencies.
- A personal contribution and commitment to a culture of organisational learning.