This half-day Arthritis Awareness and Care course is suitable for nurses and carers.

Arthritis Awareness and Care

Introduction

Arthritis is a painful condition affecting a person’s joints. This half-day CPD course for Nurses and Carers explores the anatomy and physiology of the joints, how arthritis develops and the effective care and support that can be provided to people living with the condition.

Course Includes
    • Defining arthritis
    • Common features and symptoms
    • Bone and joint function
    • Types of arthritis
    • Risk factors
    • Complications
    • Treatments and therapies
    • Medications and diet
    • Effective exercise techniques
    • Ranges of motion
    • Flexibility and stretching
    • Using assistive equipment
    • Pain management
    • Practical care and support
Course Outcome

Your staff will be equipped with all the relevant knowledge and an understanding of Arthritis along with how to care for those living with the condition.

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Instructor

User Avatar Hannah Gibson

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