Online Modules - Lumbar

The Diagnosis of Persistent Low Back & Referred Lower Limb Pain Programme | All Courses

The Diagnosis of Persistent Low Back & Referred Lower Limb Pain Programme | All Online Modules

Discounted Package

Duration: 12 months
Price: NZ$879.00
The Diagnosis of Persistent Low Back & Referred Lower Limb Pain Programme | Compulsory Course Package

Introductory Lessons & Activities Course | Principles of Clinical Diagnosis Course | Radicular Syndrome Course

Discounted Package

Duration: 3 months
Price: NZ$345.00

The first course in this program of instruction eases you into the online learning environment with videos on first activities that you need to complete.

*Compulsory first course 

Duration: 30 days
Price: NZ$115.00
Principles of Clinical Diagnosis Course

The second course gets into the nitty-gritty of diagnostic methodology within the clinic on the real patients we see every day. The focus here is on clinical diagnosis.

*Prerequisite - First Activities and Introduction

Duration: 30 days
Price: NZ$115.00
Radicular Syndrome Course

The third course in this program looks at radicular syndrome, that is, pain arising from irritation and/or compression of nerve roots, the dorsal root ganglion and dura mater.

*Prerequisite - Principles of Clinical Diagnosis.

Duration: 30 days
Price: NZ$115.00
Mechanical Discogenic Pain Course

This course looks at those patients whose symptoms can be made to centralise, and/or display a repeatable and rapidly reversible directional preference.

*Prerequisite - First Activities and Introduction Course, Principles of Clinical Diagnosis Course and Radicular Syndrome Course.

Duration: 60 days
Price: NZ$230.00
Other Anterior column conditions Course

This course investigates the non-mechanical causes of pain arising from the anterior column, such as discitis, and Modic changes.

*Prerequisite - First Activities and Introduction Course, Principles of Clinical Diagnosis Course and Radicular Syndrome Course.

Duration: 30 days
Price: NZ$98.00
Sacroiliac Joint and PGP Course

This course focuses on Pelvic Girdle Pain and arising from the SIJ. Basic patho-anatomy and biomechanics are reviewed and diagnosis is covered in full.

*Prerequisites - First Activities and Introduction Course, Principles of Clinical Diagnosis Course and Radicular Syndrome Course. 

Duration: 30 days
Price: NZ$98.00
The Posterior Column Course

This course looks at those structures posterior to the vertebral body such as the facet joints and spondylolysis. Spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis & the concept of instability are also covered.

*Prerequisites - First Activities and Introduction Course, Principles of Clinical Diagnosis Course and Radicular Syndrome Course. 

Duration: 30 days
Price: NZ$98.00
Confounders & Masqueraders Course

This course looks at complex cases such as conditions masquerading as spinal problems like peripheral vascular disease and hip / buttock problems. Also, sensitization, neuropathic pain and the psychosocial dimension are reviewed.

*Prerequisites - First Activities and Introduction Course, Principles of Clinical Diagnosis Course and Radicular Syndrome Course. 

Duration: 30 days
Price: NZ$98.00

Dr Mark Laslett presents 3 videoed case studies of persistent low back pain with over 12 months follow up. Three different sources of nociception identified by clinical exam, then verified. Case Reports and Notes included.

Duration: 30 days
Price: NZ$50.00

The third course in this program looks at radicular syndrome, that is, pain arising from irritation and/or compression of nerve roots, the dorsal root ganglion and dura mater.

*Prerequisite - Principles of Clinical Diagnosis.

Duration: 30 days
Price: NZ$115.00