3rd Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy Online Course

by | Nov 5, 2019 | Congresses & Courses

Organized by the European College of PRM, with the scientific support of the ESWT SISC of The European PRM Society (ESPRM).

Duration: 1 December 2019 – 31 March 2020

Accredited by EACCME with 24 European CME credits.

Course coordinators: Nikolaos Barotsis & Elena Ilieva

Faculty: Nikolaos Barotsis, Elena Ilieva, Henk Stam, Regina Stemberger

Participants Eligible to attend the course are physicians (either trainees or specialists) practising in the field of musculoskeletal rehabilitation.

Level: Beginner: basic

Language: English

Modules: the course will comprise the following modules:

1. Introduction: HistoryPhysics, Biological effects

2. Therapeutic application of SW: Indications, Contraindications & Side Effects, US guided ESWT.

3. Upper Limb applications: Shoulder, Elbow

4. Lower Limb applications: Hip & knee, Ankle & foot

5. Special applications:  Bone healing, Myofascial pain syndrome, Wound healing, Spasticity.

Outcomes: The participants upon successful completion of the e-Learning material will fully acquire the theoretical knowledge for safe and effective application of ESWT. The e-Learning material provides the required up-to-date evidence-based data for the clinical application of Shock Waves in musculoskeletal disorders. Participants who will successfully & timely complete the activity will receive a certificate of Theoretical Competency in ESWT and the EACCME certificate of CMEs.

Registrations and detailed information can be found at www.prmcollege.eu.

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