ICB Course Dates 2018

ICB Superior BiomechanicsICB Courses 2018

 

This course will present a foundational understanding of lower limb biomechanics  by independent pre-learning together with a workshop on practical orthotic therapy. To get the most from this educational offering, we request that you fulfil the prior course learning  within 30 days prior to attending the hands on  workshop.

PRIOR LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

This is completed after the prior to the Hands on Day.

  • Understand the basics of Lower Limb Biomechanics and the gait Cycle.
  • Review Sub Talar Joint Neutral, including Resting Calcaneal Stance and neutral Calcaneal stance positions.
  • Basic Foot anatomy
  • Understand the fundamentals of the gait cycle.
  • Review the Tibial Varum Factor and the relationship to Pronation and Supination.
  • Successfully comprehend trip-plane motion and its relationship to foot and ankle mechanics.
  • Gain and understanding of common foot conditions and the relevance of treatment with orthotic therapy.
  • Review the fundamentals of assessing for Lower Limb biomechanical deformities and how to successfully identify issues.
  • Identify the primary factors to successful orthotic prescriptions.
  • Additional prior reading materials and articles will be made available to attendees.

 

PRACTICAL HANDS ON WORKSHOP OBJECTIVES:

This practical ‘hands on’ day will provide the manual skills to implement chairside orthotic therapy to fulfil a successful treatment plan for your patient.

Upon completion of this workshop, the participants will be able to:

  • Identify Neutral Calcaneal Stance Position (NCSP)
  • Assess for Structural Leg Length Discrepancy
  • Heat and moulding orthotics to the patient’s STJN
  • Evaluate and treat forefoot mechanics, including:
      • Forefoot Valgus
      • Forefoot Varus
      • Plantarflexed 1st
      • Dorsiflexed 1st
  • Perform chairside orthotic modifications, including:
      • Plantar fascial grove to treat tight Fascia
      • Extrinsic and Intrinsic metatarsal Dome for Metatarsalgia and Mortons Neuroma
      • 1st Metatarsal deflection to treat plantarflexed 1st
      • Forefoot Varus and Forefoot Valgus posting
      • Morton’s extension for HAV, Dorsiflexed 1st & Hallux limitus.

Attendees will receive a starter pack which will include a pair of orthotics to heat mould, plus a set of products to deflect and customise in the workshop.

Dates are:

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SUNDAY 4TH MARCH
1 Day Course: £90 + VAT
INCLUDES ICB Starter Kit worth over £100 + VAT

AT DLT PODIATRY SUPPLIES - HUDDERSFIELD- HD1 4TW
Riverside Court, Stoney Battery Road, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

 

OPEN DAY

Everyone welcome to visit our showroom in Huddersfield & meet our friendly team for up to the minute product demos & podiatry equipment.

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SUNDAY 18TH MARCH
1 Day Course: £90 + VAT
INCLUDES ICB Starter Kit worth over £100 + VAT

Doubletree by Hilton NORTH - NEWBURY - RG20 8XY
M4, Junction 13, Oxford Road, Newbury RG20 8XY

ROADSHOW OPEN DAY

Everyone welcome to visit our roadshow in Newbury & meet our friendly team for up to the minute product demos & podiatry equipment.

TO BOOK CONTACT RICHARD ON 07553 345 831OR EMAIL richard@dltpodiatry.co.uk