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Application of bracing to manage knee injuries (afternoon session)

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Spire Parkway Hospital

1 Damson Parkway

Solihull

B91 2PP

United Kingdom

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A half-day talk on the benefits of bracing in the rehabilitation of injured knees

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Helen Lavelle will speak on the application of bracing in a range of knee pathologies. Topics will include:

  • The development of bracing and the technologies employed by manufacturers
  • The use in Anterior Cruciate Ligament injuries, Osteoarthritis, and managing patellofemoral pain
  • Bracing as an alternative to surgical intervention
  • The use of bracing to prevent further injury/recurrence of injury

Awarded 3 hours CPD

Helen Lavelle is a physiotherapist and international speaker based in Cambridge.

Helen has worked extensively in the NHS and private practice and was one of the first physios in the UK to complete a Masters degree. Experience in premiership Cricket, Rugby and Football informed her specialist subject - the management of knee pathologies.

Helen teaches nationally and internationally, presenting innovative research on rib stress fractures in elite rowers in Osaka in Aug 2018, and lectured in the UK, Ireland and India in 2019.

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