Overview

Course Description

Since several years the Nice Shoulder Course organized by Pascal Boileau,MD has been a great success, allowing surgeons from around the world, to be updated in the latest findings and techniques in shoulder surgery. The first edition of the Nice Shoulder Course Rehab – reserved to physiotherapists – completes the course mainly intended for surgeons.

We sincerely thank you for your compliments and the positive feedback concerning the last edition of the Nice Shoulder Course Rehab.

The program includes lectures by European specialists, roundtables and practical hands-on workshops.

Dates: June 1-2, 2018

Registration fees : 350 €

Venue: Le Méridien – 1, Promenade des Anglais, Nice – France

Our Team

Pascal Boileau, MD
Professor of Orthopaedics & Chairman
Dpt of Orthopaedic & Sports Surgery University
University Institute of Locomotion and Sports – iULS
Pasteur 2 Hospital
30, voie Romaine – 06000 Nice – France
E-mail : boileau.p@chu-nice.fr

Patrice Duplan, MD
Physiotherapist & Chairman
Dpt of Orthopaedics and Sports Traumatology
University Institute of Locomotion and Sports – iULS
Pasteur 2 Hospital
30, voie Romaine – 06000 Nice – France
E-mail : duplan.p@chu-nice.fr

Christina Loicht
Practical information / Registration
SARL Impact – 213, avenue de la Californie – 06200 Nice, France
Phone/Fax : +33 4 92 07 35 76
E-mail : christina@impact-events.net

Agnès Uranovicz & Anne Frégeac
Information / Scientific coordination
Dpt of Orthopaedics and Sports Traumatology
University Institute of Locomotion and Sports – iULS
Pasteur 2 Hospital
30, voie Romaine – 06000 Nice – France
E-mail : chir-orthopedique@chu-nice.fr

Objectives of the course

By the end of the course, physiotherapist will be able to:

    • Develop strategies for the treatment of shoulder instability including: labral repairs, tendon transfers for humeral bone loss, bone graft procedures, and coracoid transfer (Latarjet- procedure) for glenoid bone loss.
    • Develop a better understanding and knowledge of the clinical anatomy and biomechanics of the shoulder.
    • Develop the physical assessment of the shoulder region (scapula, GH joint, AC joint ) and a better understanding of the evidence for the use of the selected assessment techniques.
    • Develop a comprehensive strategy for the shoulder pathology and an appropriate management plan.
    • Apply innovative methods of assessment and management of various shoulder disorders.
    • Understand  the influence of posture and muscle imbalance and its relationship with shoulder pathology
    • Review the research evidence evaluating the use of diagnostic imaging as part of the management for musculoskeletal disorders of the shoulder
    • Develop a greater skill in the use of exercise therapy, hands on therapy and taping techniques for the shoulder and evaluation of the efficacy of the techniques.

Official language: English with simultaneous translation in French