Management of Spasticity Workshop

Management of Spasticity Worskop was held on the 14 & 15 July 2019 at the Lecture Hall, Victoria Hospital, Quatre Bornes, Mauritius. This Workshop was Approved by the Medical Council of Mauritius for 4 CPD credits per day.

The workshop allowed different speakers from around the world to talk and train people about spasticity; its definition, how it is caused, spasticity assessment, the factors affecting spasticity, goals of treatment, and, the roles and goals of therapists, nurses, doctors, healthcare professionals, about medical and surgical interventions.

The Speakers

Dr Rajiv Reebye MD, FRCPC

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Univversity of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada. PMR Specialist at GR Strong Rehabilitation Center, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Mrs. Shiva Jamwal

Head Occupational Therapist, Royal Buck Hospital, Aylesbury, UK.

Mrs Sue Paddison Grad Dip Phys MCSP

Lead Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist in the London Spinal Cord Injury Centre (LSCIC) at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Trust, UK, and Honorary Clinical Teaching Fellow for University College London.


Document Downloads

Workshop Schedule >>

Workshop Intro >>

Role of the Occupational Therapist in the Management of Spasticity >>

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