Managing Back Pain in Primary Care
Join us for the first of our new Alice Springs Education & Networking series, session one Managing Back Pain in Primary Care.
This free continuing forum provides an opportunity to learn from, and network with, your peers whilst engaging in relevant education identified by you.
Our local expert speaker, Pippa Tessman, will discuss the latest and answer any burning questions you may have.
Discussion points include:
- Recognising and management of cervical, thoracic & lumbar spine presentations
- Understanding when it is appropriate to refer for scans
- Identifying the benefit of exercise in the treatment and management of musculoskeletal back pain
- Articulating local referral pathways for multidisciplinary care
When: Wednesday, 1 September
Where: Alice Springs (venue TBC)
Catering: A dinner buffet followed by fresh fruit
Cost: Free event but registration essential
This education session is most suited to GPs, GP registrars and physiotherapists.