Persistent Pain in Children
1. Paediatric Musculoskeletal Assessment
Understand why it is important to adapt your musculoskeletal physiotherapy assessment for children and adolescents
Identify the key differences in a musculoskeletal assessment of a child and adolescent in comparison to adults
To improve your paediatric musculoskeletal assessment with top tips for clinical practice.
2. Persistent Pain in Children
Understand the current epidemiology of persistent pain affecting children and young people.
Outline the findings of a recent qualitative study
Apply the take home messages into your own clinical practice
3. Using a solution-focused approach within physiotherapy for young people experiencing persistent pain
To be able to explain what a solution-focused approach is.
To be able to outline the different elements of a solution-focused approach and the differences in comparison to a problem-based approach.
To be able to reflect on your own physiotherapy practice and consider whose agenda you prioritise.