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What health professionals need to know about Scoliosis & Spinal conditions

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Scoliosis Physiotherapy & Posture Centre

231 McLeod Street

Ottawa, ON K2P 0Z8

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Introductory Course: What every health care professional should know about how to diagnose and treat scoliosis and spinal conditions.

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Course objectives:

  • Fundamental understanding of scoliosis and hyperkyphosis.
  • Overview of basic science, evaluation, indications for treatment and referral.
  • Explanation about the Physiotherapist's role in the coordination of care.
  • Differentiation of physiotherapeutic scoliosis-specific exercise vs. general physiotherapy.
  • Descriptions for “safe practices” for entry level therapists.
  • References provided related to recent research on conservative management of scoliosis.
  • The instructor hopes to improve the early detection, evaluation, and intervention for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis, Scheuermann’s disease, and adult-onset scoliosis in order to facilitate best practices for clinicians seeing these patients. 

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231 McLeod Street

Ottawa, ON K2P 0Z8

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