Surgical Management

Surgical Management round

This course covers the surgical management and post-operative rehabilitation of specific shoulder conditions. In this course you will learn:

  • which patients should be referred for orthopaedic evaluation
  • surgical decision making and patient selection
  • surgical techniques
  • surgical outcomes
  • post-operative rehabilitation for specific shoulder surgeries


The Stiff Shoulder

Surgical Management of the Stiff Shoulder

Mr Khalid Mohammed (Shoulder and Upper Limb Specialist) presents on "Surgical Management" of the stiff shoulder. 

This lesson covers:

  • Pathoaetiology and clinical presentation
  • Clinical examination
  • Imaging
  • Orthopaedic referral criteria
  • Surgical procedures
  • Surgical outcomes
  • Post-operative rehabilitation considerations.

Study time: 1 hour (approx.)

Post-Operative Management of the Stiff Shoulder

Dr Angela Cadogan (Physiotherapy Specialist) presents the post-operative rehabilitation of the stiff shoulder.

This lesson covers rehabilitation following:

  • Manipulation under anaesthesia
  • Arthroscopic capsular release
  • Total shoulder arthroplasty
  • Reverse shoulder arthroplasty

Study time: 2 hrs (approx.)

The Unstable Shoulder

The Rotator Cuff

The Acromioclavicular Joint