Webinar: How to 'Handle' Hand & Wrist Conditions with Corticosteroid Injections

Webinar: How to 'Handle' Hand & Wrist Conditions with Corticosteroid Injections

Date and time

Tuesday 6th September

19:00 - 21:00

Speaker

Mark Andrew Phillips

Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon

Location

Webinar

Price

£39 + VAT

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Webinar: How to 'Handle' Hand & Wrist Conditions with Corticosteroid Injections

The human hands are very complex structures that allow us to touch, feel and reach for things. We use our hands for almost everything in daily life. 


So much usage can result in unwanted injuries and conditions in the hand and wrist. It is important to understand how to treat any pain that occurs.

Corticosteroid injections are a common and effective treatment for a variety of hand and wrist conditions.


For this webinar, we are delighted to be joined by Mr Mark Phillips, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and expert in his field, to discuss the various common hand and wrists conditions, their diagnosis, treatment and more, with you. 


Get a handle on your CPD with this webinar.

Mr Phillips will start by going over the anatomy and physiology of the hand and wrists. He will then discuss the mechanism of action when using corticosteroid injections to treat hand and wrist conditions.


There are a variety of diagnoses for hand and wrist pain. Mr Philips will discuss the most popular hand and wrist pain diagnoses that benefit from steroid injection treatment, such as De Quervain's tenosynovitis, Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), trigger finger and tendonitis.

He will talk about the potential benefits of corticosteroid injections, therapeutic aspects and as a diagnosis assistance. 


Mr Philips will conclude by explaining how the role of steroid injections treatment and its benefits can be integrated into a management plan. You will be able to understand how to use the injections as a treatment method to help your patients. 



Schedule:

  • Anatomy, physiology and mechanism of action  
  • Common diagnoses of hand and wrist conditions
  • Indications, risks and techniques
  • Benefits of corticosteroid injections
  • Management plan and treatment options


Learning Outcomes:

  • Enhance your knowledge on corticosteroid injections for hand and wrist conditions
  • Identify, diagnose and treat hand and wrist conditions

Mark Andrew Phillips

Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon | London

Mark is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in hands & wrists. He was an NHS Consultant at King’s College Hospital from 2003-2015 where he was Ortho-Plastics lead, Governance lead for Major Trauma and had a research interest in fracture healing. He left the NHS in 2015 to concentrate on his private practice at London Sports Orthopaedics, where he is a Partner and Medical Director.


Mark trained at Cambridge University. He is Fellowship trained in Hand Surgery, Trauma and Limb Reconstruction which he completed at the University of Pisa, Italy and the Plastic Surgery Department of Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead. He finished his senior orthopaedic training at King’s College Hospital. He is an enthusiastic, skilled and popular teacher who enjoys teaching students at all levels - from medical students to consultants. He lectures annually at King’s College London FRCS (Tr&Orth) Revision Course.


Mark specialises in treating musicians with hand & wrist problems and is one of the UK’s leading experts in treating patients working within the performing arts industry. He has a regular clinic at the British Association for Performance Arts Medicine (BAPAM). He enjoys art and music and is a keen amateur jazz trumpet player.

Live 2-hour group learning webinar, speaker's slides (if permitted), CPD certificate, and recording of the course (even if you can't make it to the live event)

Chiropractors, Osteopaths, Physiotherapists, Podiatrists, Sports Therapists, Hand Therapists, Radiographers, Occupational Therapists, GP, Other Health Professionals, Trainee Health Professionals, Students

Webinar: How to 'Handle' Hand & Wrist Conditions with Corticosteroid Injections

Buy now

Add to basket

Date and time

Tuesday 6th September

19:00 - 21:00

Price

£39 + VAT

Speaker

Mark Andrew Phillips

Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon

Location

Webinar

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