This module presents selected research and links to free articles which identifies the most common dysfunctions associated with breast cancer surgery, chemo and radiotherapy.
The underlying impairments are not yet established in research. I have used my extensive clinical experience to develop easy and quick methods to assess impairments such as muscle bracing, scar tissue and adhesions and AWS/ cording.
Module 1 has projects for the clinician who wants to have feedback on their skills learnt from this module.
Your reading material:
A downloadable 69 page document with active links to free access reading material ( abstracts or free paper access)
Section 1: Disability,pain and movement disorders experienced after BC
Section 2: Impairments after BC
Section 3: Measures that can be used in the clinic
Your Video material
Video 1-2 The need for assessment
Video 3: Arm to Ear test
Video 4: Reach out the Back test
Video 5: Important language for testing
Video 6: POSAS and adheremeter
Video 7: Your assesable project
Your ROTB patient reminder PDF