Return to Sport after a shoulder injury

Shoulder Arm Return to Sport (SARTS) Test Battery Dr Margie Olds

JULY 13TH, 2019 9:00 – 4:00PM OREWA

COST: $200 (INCL GST)

This one day course introduces the Shoulder Arm Return to Sport (SARTS) tests. This test batter has been developed by Dr Margie Olds to aid in the decision making process for athletes returning to sport after a shoulder injury. the course introduces the theory behind return to sport practices, and outlines key concepts such as the use of limb symmetry and normative data for criteria for return to sport. A review of the models that have been developed to guide return to play will also be discussed.

    Topics covered include:

  • Models of Return to Sport
  • Time vs. Criteria for Return to Play
  • Time vs. Criteria for Return to Play
  • A review of other clinical tests which examine readiness to return to play after a shoulder injury.

This is a one day course designed to enable you to be proficient in undertaking the SARTS tests, and utilising these tests to decide whether your athlete/patient is ready to return to sport. It will involve a large practical component as you examine and practice the SARTS test battery. At the end of the course you will be an accredited SARTS practitioner.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • To be proficient and reliable in performing the SARTS test battery
  • To gain an understanding of the constructs which underpin return to sport processes
  • To gain awareness of other return to sport tests after a shoulder injury

This is a one day course designed to enable you to be proficient in undertaking the SARTS tests, and utilising these tests to decide whether your athlete/patient is ready to return to sport. It will involve a large practical component as you examine and practice the SARTS test battery. At the end of the course you will be an accredited SARTS practitioner.

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