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Overview

This foot and ankle course intends to provide a deeper understanding of the foot in rheumatology.
Date
2 July
CPD
6 credits

Audience: entire multidisciplinary (MDT) team

Developed by clinical and research leaders in foot and ankle rheumatology, this programme offers the opportunity to refresh your knowledge about the foot and ankle in health and disease and gain confidence in assessing and managing foot and ankle disorders in rheumatology.

Learning objectives

  • To provide attendees with a refresher of foot and ankle anatomy
  • To improve attendees’ knowledge of how rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases (including inflammatory arthritis, osteoarthritis, connective tissue diseases, and plantar fasciitis) present in the foot and ankle
  • To ensure attendees understand the role of the multidisciplinary team within foot and ankle rheumatology services
  • To provide attendees with an in-depth overview of conservative, pharmacological and surgical treatment options for foot and ankle disorders in rheumatology
  • To improve attendees’ skills and confidence in assessing and managing the foot and ankle in rheumatology

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Book your place now on our Foot and Ankle course

 


Pricing

Level 1: consultant, allied specialty consultant, clinical academic and pharma representative

£150
+VAT

Level 2: rheumatology specialty trainee, foundation trainee, GP, non-clinical scientist, research fellow and specialty doctor

£125
+VAT

Level 3: health professional, nurse, charity representative, student and retired

£95
+VAT

Level 1: consultant, allied specialty consultant, clinical academic and pharma representative

£225
+VAT

Level 2: rheumatology specialty trainee, foundation trainee, GP, non-clinical scientist, research fellow and specialty doctor

£190
+VAT

Level 3: health professional, nurse, charity representative, student and retired

£145
+VAT

Provisional programme

Morning

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

08:55-09:00

Welcome, overview and how to use the platform

09:00-09:50

Introduction and anatomy / function refresher session

09:50-10:00

Break

10:00-10:50

Assessment (interactive session)

10:50-11:00

Break

11:00-12:00

The foot and ankle in rheumatology: Inflammatory arthritis

12:00-12:45

Lunch

Afternoon

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

12:45-13:25

The foot and ankle in rheumatology: osteoarthritis, connective tissue diseases, and soft tissue disorders

13:25-13:35

Break

13:35-13:55

Management: role of the multidisciplinary team and service development

13:55-14:40

Management: systemic and injection therapies in inflammatory arthritis

14:40-14:50

Break

14:50-15:35

Management: footwear, foot orthoses, and surgery

15:35-15:45

Break

15:45-16:15

Management of others: special circumstances (eg CTD)

16:15

Summary and close

Bursary

If you're a trainee or allied health professional member, apply for an education bursary for this course; you could access up to £200 towards the cost of the registration fee. Applications close on 14 May.

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