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Mentoring Series #8 - Thoracic Spine Assessment & Treatment


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This module covers the fundamentals of:

  •   The role of the Thoracic Spine
  •   Causes of Thoracic pain
  •   Anatomy
  •   Thoracic ring concept and normal physiological movement
  •   History and examination
  •   Case study and treatment options
  •   Practice
  •   Exercise prescription
  •   Common T/Sp conditions 
Intended Audience

The purpose of this module is  to provide mentoring and up-skilling, targeted at new graduates or those new to clinical practice. It is aimed to support both the principal and the new graduate as they commence their career.

This module would be of great appeal to graduates who are seeking work in physiotherapy practice.
1.25 hours
Sarah Orford facilitates this module; she is the Principal at Sylvania Heights Physiotherapy & Sports Injuries Clinic. She attained her Bachelor of Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney in 2005; and has further training in Pilates. Sarah is a previous national level gymnast who has also worked with the NSW Academy of Gymnastics and has a special interest in dance & gym injuries prevention & rehabilitation.
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