POGP Pregnancy Related Physiotherapy: assessment and management of musculoskeletal conditions; lumbar spine and pelvis – an entry level course 1-3 February 2019, HORSHAM

Event details

Day 1: 1pm-5pm, Day 2/3: 9am-5pm
£275 POGP member/ £345 non-member

Horsham Hospital,Hurst Road, Horsham, West Sussex RH12 2DR

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Event Organiser

POGP Course Administrator


This recently extended workshop is designed to enable the registered physiotherapist to examine and manage a woman with common pregnancy related lumbo-pelvic problems. The workshop, which takes place over 2½ days, is aimed at physiotherapists already working in women’s health as well as the physiotherapist working in a musculoskeletal outpatient setting. It is also suitable for people new to this area of and for those requiring revision or updating in current best practice. 
The content will include: review of normal anatomy and physiology of the lumbo-pelvic complex and changes in pregnancy, the theory of normal movement and pregnancy related changes, the assessment and examination of the lumbar spine and pelvic girdle and the management of lumbo-pelvic pain in pregnancy including functional advice, therapeutic exercise and manual therapy.
Programme objective 
To enable the participant to examine and manage a woman with common pregnancyrelated lumbo-pelvic problems.