Scoliosis Webinar Series
Webinar

Scoliosis Webinar Series

Date: 22 Sep 2020 - 13 Oct 2020
Time: 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Where: Webinar (AU)

About

A four part Webinar Series on Scoliosis presented by Dr Jeb McAviney. These one-hour webinars will commence at 12:30pm on Tuesdays during September and October.

  • 22 September: Scoliosis Updates – Whats new in assessments and screening?
  • 29 September: Adult Scoliosis
  • 6 October: Idiopathic Scoliosis in Children
  • 13 October: Improving Scoliosis Care in your Clinic

Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from one of Australia’s most experienced Scoliosis practitioners, as he shares his knowledge and first-hand experiences of caring for patients with varying degrees of scoliosis.

Presenter - Dr Jeb McAviney

Dr Jeb McAviney is a clinician and researcher focused on the non-surgical treatment of scoliosis. He has published research in the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapies and has presented research at SRS, IMAST, ISSLS, SOSORT, International Congress of Lumbopelvic and Lower Back Pain and WFC.

As well as being an active member of SOSORT, Dr McAviney has served on the society’s scientific and membership committees. He is a reviewer for the European Spine Journal, Scoliosis Journal and the American Journal of Orthotics and Prosthetics.

Dr McAviney is also the CEO of ScoliCare, an orthopaedic technology and appliance company that developed braceScan, ScoliBrace and ScoliRoll, and continues to be an innovator in the non-surgical scoliosis treatment field.

Part 1 Assessments and Screenings

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Date: 22 September 2020
Time: 12:30 pm AEST

Scoliosis Updates – What’s new in assessments and screening.

  • How to do Scoliosis screening during COVID-19.
  • Special consideration for screening adults for degenerative Scoliosis.
  • Using the Sanders Score to assess progression risk in Adolescent Scoliosis.
  • Most accurate ways to measure Cobb angle.

Content from this webinar may be incorporated into your annual learning plan, if appropriate.

Part 2 Adult Scoliosis

Date: 29 September 2020
Time: 12:30pm AEST

Adult Scoliosis

  • Did you know Adult Scoliosis is the most common form of Scoliosis?
  • What causes new onset adult scoliosis
  • Difference between Adult Scoliosis and AIS.
  • What are effective treatments for Adult Scoliosis?

Content from this webinar may be incorporated into your annual learning plan, if appropriate.

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Part 3 Idiopathic Scoliosis in Children

Date: 6 October 2020
Time: 12:30pm AEST

Idiopathic Scoliosis in Children

  • What are the differences between infant, juvenile and adolescent Scoliosis?
  • What triggers Idiopathic Scoliosis?
  • Why does it progress?
  • Can Chiropractic treatments stop progression?
  • What are the evidence based treatment options?

Content from this webinar may be incorporated into your annual learning plan, if appropriate.

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Part 4 Improving Scoliosis Care

Date: 13 October 2020
Time: 12:30pm AEDT

Improving Scoliosis Care in your Clinic

  • Strategies for early detection.
  • Scoliosis monitoring using Scoliometer.
  • Accurate seating and standing measurements using postural photos, 3D Scans, x-rays and ultrasound.
  • Treatment strategies.
  • When chiropractic adjustments are useful.
  • Techniques you can incorporate to improve your result.
  • When to refer for non-surgical co-management.

Content from this webinar may be incorporated into your annual learning plan, if appropriate.

  • When to refer for surgery.

 

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Registration Costs

ACA Members:  Free

Non Members: $66.00