Joint and Soft Tissue Injections Workshop

This CPD accredited course is aimed at practitioners who would like to improve or develop their assessment, diagnosis and management skills of musculoskeletal conditions.

Suitable for: GPs, GP trainees, hospital doctors and allied health professionals.

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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

  • Discuss reasons for joint and soft tissue injections, diagnosis of injury and avoiding pitfalls.
  • Identify indications and contra-indications for joint and soft tissue injections, including when to refer.
  • Outline the practical considerations including consent, equipment and complications.
  • Demonstrate needle placement and correct technique for joint injections for shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee and hand.

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.
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25

Mar

Joint and soft tissue injections

Blanchardstown

€200.00

Wednesday, 25 March 2020

10:30 AM - 03:30 PM (5 hours)

  • €200.00 incl. VAT

Wed 25 Mar 2020

10:30 AM - 03:30 PM (5 hours)

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.

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25

Aug

Joint and soft tissue injections

Belfast

£165.00

Tuesday, 25 August 2020

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • £165.00 incl. VAT

Tue 25 Aug 2020

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

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.

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13

Oct

Joint and soft tissue injections

Blanchardstown

€200.00

Tuesday, 13 October 2020

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • €200.00 incl. VAT

Tue 13 Oct 2020

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

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.

Cost

Belfast: £165.00 / Dublin: €200.00

Time

9am – 2pm

Accredited by

4 CPD Hours

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