Joint and soft tissue injections

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Joint and soft tissue injections

This highly practical course is aimed at practitioners who would like to improve or develop their assessment, diagnosis and management skills of musculoskeletal conditions. Delegates will practice and develop hands-on skills to inject joints using simulation anatomical models. All models have conductive systems that provide audio feedback when a specific internal structure is touched with a needle. This course is suitable for GPs, GP trainees, hospital doctors and allied health professionals.

AIM

To provide an understanding of the use of injections in the management of joint and soft tissue pathology and advance the professional responsibility towards injection practice.

OBJECTIVES

  • Outline the indications and contra-indications for joint and soft tissue injections including when to refer.
  • Discuss practical considerations for consent, equipment, techniques, complications.
  • Identify tips and pitfalls.
  • Demonstrate practical techniques and injections to the shoulder, elbow, wrist, and knee simulated models.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

At the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Briefly outline the general musculoskeletal anatomy.
  • Demonstrate soft tissue assessment and be able to evaluate the need for intervention with injection therapy.
  • Understand and discuss the indications and contraindications for injections.
  • Identify safety techniques involve in injection administration including correct equipment and complications that may occur.
  • Demonstrate safe and accurate injections in joints and soft tissues, using anatomical simulation models.

AIM

To provide an understanding of the use of injections in the management of joint and soft tissue pathology and advance the professional responsibility towards injection practice.

OBJECTIVES

  • Outline the indications and contra-indications for joint and soft tissue injections including when to refer.
  • Discuss practical considerations for consent, equipment, techniques, complications.
  • Identify tips and pitfalls.
  • Demonstrate practical techniques and injections to the shoulder, elbow, wrist, and knee simulated models.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

At the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Briefly outline the general musculoskeletal anatomy.
  • Demonstrate soft tissue assessment and be able to evaluate the need for intervention with injection therapy.
  • Understand and discuss the indications and contraindications for injections.
  • Identify safety techniques involve in injection administration including correct equipment and complications that may occur.
  • Demonstrate safe and accurate injections in joints and soft tissues, using anatomical simulation models.

5 hours, 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Kingsbridge Training Academy
  • 10 Falcon Way, Boucher Road
  • Belfast
  • Northern Ireland
  • BT12 6SQ
  • United Kingdom
  • PD points: 4
  • £165.00 incl. VAT
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5 hours, 10:30 AM - 03:30 PM

Carlton Hotel
  • Church Rd, Tyrrelstown
  • Dublin
  • Ireland
  • D15 EYX5
  • Ireland
  • PD points: 4
  • €200.00 incl. VAT
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5 hours, 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Kingsbridge Training Academy
  • 10 Falcon Way, Boucher Road
  • Belfast
  • Northern Ireland
  • BT12 6SQ
  • United Kingdom
  • PD points: 4
  • £165.00 incl. VAT

    5 hours, 10:30 AM - 03:30 PM

    HSL
    • Unit 1A
    • Block 4A Blanchardstown Corporate Park
    • Dublin
    • Dublin 15
    • Ireland
    • PD points: 4
    • €200.00 incl. VAT
    Register6 places remaining

    5 hours, 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM

    Kingsbridge Training Academy
    • 10 Falcon Way, Boucher Road
    • Belfast
    • Northern Ireland
    • BT12 6SQ
    • United Kingdom
    • PD points: 4
    • £165.00 incl. VAT

    5 hours, 10:30 AM - 03:30 PM

    HSL
    • Unit 1A
    • Block 4A Blanchardstown Corporate Park
    • Dublin
    • Dublin 15
    • Ireland
    • PD points: 4
    • €200.00 incl. VAT

    5 hours, 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM

    Kingsbridge Training Academy
    • 10 Falcon Way, Boucher Road
    • Belfast
    • Northern Ireland
    • BT12 6SQ
    • United Kingdom
    • PD points: 4
    • £165.00 incl. VAT