Mastering Lower Limb Tendinopathy


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Specialist Peter Malliaras


Accreditatie (only for Dutch people)

Keurmerk: aangevraagd
KNGF: aangevraagd

ProQKine: 14 punten

Taal scholing: Engels

Uitgesteld ivm het Coronavirus, word verzet naar 2021, datum 2021 volgt zsm

About the course

Peter has a respected international clinical and research profile and is consulted by many people for a second opinion regarding their tendon injuries, including elite athletes and performers (eg football, rugby, ballet, and tennis). He works as an Associate Professor at Monash University, focusing on tendinopathy research, and sees more than 20 tendinopathy patients in clinic each week. This course provides up-to-date research and clinical perspective and a complete walkthrough assessment, kinetic chain and biomechanics considerations and rehabilitation of common tendinopathies. Achilles, plantar fascia, tibialis posterior, patellar, proximal hamstring and gluteal tendinopathies will be covered in detail. Whether you are a new graduate or a very experienced clinician, you will come away with many answers to your questions as well as clinical gems to take away. 

Learning Outcomes:

– How diagnosis and assessment influence management eg pain irritability and cognitive-emotional factors
– When is pathology important and imaging indications
– Biomechanics and kinetic chain assessments and considerations
– Comprehensive rehabilitation strategies for common lower limb tendinopathies
– Top tips for maximizing adherence, patient education and buy-in
– Detailed return to sports progressions for sedentary people, runners, jumpers, multi- direction sport, etc
– Management of athletes in-season and maintenance programs
– When to use adjunct conservative interventions (e.g. orthotics, manual therapy) and injections in different tendinopathy presentation
– What you really need to know about tendinopathy pain and pathology

Timetable day 1

08.30 – 09.00
09.00 – 10.00
Review of the video content including tendon structure, pathology, aetiology and management
10.00 – 11.15
Hamstring tendinopathy: assessment and management
11.15 – 11.30
Morning tea
11.30 – 13.00
Gluteal tendinopathy: assessment and management
13.00 – 13.45
13.45 – 14.45
Patellar tendinopathy: assessment and management
14.45 – 15.00
Afternoon tea
15.00 – 16.15
Achilles tendinopathy
16.15 – 17.00
Adjuncts and plenary discussion

Peter Malliaras

Dr Peter Malliaras has been a respected and leading tendinopathy researcher and clinicians for the last 15 years. In 2006 he completed his PhD in tendinopathy identifying novel risk factors, and since has undertaken post doctoral research in the UK and Australia, and has co-authored over 55 peer review publications most relating to tendinopathy.

Currently, he has research affiliations with La Trobe University and the University of Melbourne in Australia and Queen Mary University in London and is involved in numerous tendinopathy clinical research studies. Peter maintains a strong clinical focus, specializing in difficult tendinopathy cases for over 10 years.

He sees about 30-40 tendinopathy patients per week and regularly consults to elite athletes.