System- based approach on scapular instability

: 2 credits
Expiry Date
: None
CPD Units
: 2.00 Points
: 3.1/4

This review presents a paradigm shift whereby scapular dyskinesia is seen not in isolation but is considered within a broader context of patient- centred care and an entire neuromuscular system.

Keywords: Scapula, dyskinesia, shoulder, assessment, rehabilitation

Reading material:

Educational Objectives

Educational Aim:
The purpose of this present review is to summarize current concepts and provide the clinician with not only a foundation of reasoning on which to base clinical decision- making, but also some practical suggestions as to how these could be incorporated and utilized in daily practice.

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module practitioners should have a clear understanding of:

  1. Scapular dyskinesia: What is normal and does it matter.
  2. Assessment of the “abnormal” scapula: traditional model and newly revisited.
  3. Linking assessment to rehabilitation.
  4. Rehabilitation, whether to isolate or to integrate.

Instruction for this Module

  • Read the supplied reading material and complete the quiz at the end
  • You need to pass the quiz and complete the course rating to generate the module certificate at the end
  • You have three attempts to pass the quiz
  • The pass grade is 70%
  • Please click on the CPD certificate link to claim your certificate and to update your CPD Manager

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