Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation workshop organized by Indian Association of Physiotherapist Pune Branch and Sancheti Institute college of Physiotherapy, Pune


Indian Association Of Physiotherapy Pune Branch & Sancheti institute College Of Physiotherapy organized a workshop on SPINAL-CORD INJURY REHABILITATION  on 27th and 28st October  2012 . Course instructor was Dr. Gajanan Bhalerao (PT) MPTH Neuro, Associate professor, Sancheti College of Physiotherapy & Inchargeof Department of Neuro and Spine Rehabilitation Sancheti Hospital, Pune.

In this course 32 students from all over Maharashtra Physiotherapy colleges & clinical therapist attended the work shop. The workshop was inaugurated By Dr. Meenakshi Pandit, Convener IAP Pune branch, along with Dr. Apurv Shimpi Treasure Executive Committee   Member Dr. Anushree Phansalkar IAP Pune branch.

We had Invited Major Bist, administrator director Paraplegic Rehabilitation Centre Kharaki, Pune to give information the functioning and activities of paraplegic at their centre.  Pararaplegic are living at the centre and all of them are independent in their lifestyle and earning livelihood through vocational rehab.

Dr. Vijay Gupta MPT neuro (USA) was also helped during the practical session for supervising the particiapnt practice of practical demos done in the workshop.

           

The workshop included the neuro anatomy, mat exercises, transfer training, ambulation training etc. Participant were taught how to set the goals according to level, severity and available period of admission, OPD bases taking into account his lifestyle, contextual and environmental factors in his own home/village/town/city.

Practical demos of treatment on patients  was shown. Different techniques of facilitation voluntary control/strengthening was demonstrated on patients with incomplete cord injury TYPE B/C/D/E. Two quadriplegic who were showing type A in first few months were called in the workshop who are now high functioning walking independently, driving two wheelers with added two wheels independently .  Car transfers’ training of patients was shown. Indications and contraindication of different orthotics and prescription of orthosis taught .   

                                                                                                         Modified bike for para

car transfers

Car modifications

Workshop details

Day 1 Saturday -27th /10/12

Registration and breakfast
Introduction

  • Overview of anatomy of spinal cord
  • Incidences of SCI
  • Classification of  SCI
  • Clinical syndromes
  • Physical effect of spinal cord injury
  • Levels of injury & functional abilities
Physical therapy evaluation and goal setting; ASIA scale
Functional goals & Strategies for functional rehabilitation
Case Studies
Evaluation
Day two Sunday – 28th/10/12
Assessment, prescription & Wheel chair ambulation training
PWB Treadmill Training role of Central pattern generators(CPG)
Orthotic prescription
Stair case climbing training
Gait training.
Bladder and Bowel training
Bed sore prevention
Role Of Stem Cell Therapy

Participant’s Feedback on course content and training was taken at the end of both day. All the students like the detailed anatomy and its clinical apllication, differential diagnosis & classfication of different spinal cord injury. Every learned a lot from the lab session of ASIA assessment on patients.  On post workshop feedback all the participaants reported that, they leanred lot of new techniques of faciltation, multiple alterantive methods for bed mobility, transfers and ambulation training, wheechair modification, Orthotic fixation, and Role of steam cell in SCI rehabilitation. Everone extreamely satisfied.

STUDENTS PARTICIPATED IN WORKSHOP

S. NO. NAME STATUS PLACE
1 RADHA AJAY MEHTA PRACTICE MUMBAI
2 NEHA MANJUNATH PRACTICE MUMBAI
3 JUIE MESVANI PRACTICE MUMBAI
4 HETAL JITENDRA SHAH PRACTICE MUMBAI
5 HIRAL PRASHANY SAMPAT PRACTICE MUMBAI
6 DEEPMALA DINESH SHARMA PRACTICE MUMBAI
7 DARSHINI VIJAY DESAI PRACTICE MUMBAI
8 SNEHA JADHAV INTERN PUNE
9 MANALI DEVANE MPT PUNE
10 RUCHITA KOTEWAR MPT PUNE
11 SURYAKANT GADGERAO MPT PUNE
12 TUSHAR DHAWALE MPT PUNE
13 MRUNAL HARLE MPT PUNE
14  PRATIBHA SALKAR MPT PUNE
15 ARCHANA GIDWANI PRACTICE PUNE
16 SADHANA MPT PUNE
17 PURTI MPT PUNE
18 RASHMI MPT PUNE
19 NIMISHA MISHRA MPT PUNE
20 SANNA SAYED PRACTICE MUMBAI
21 SHARDA BHALERAO INTERN PUNE
22 CHETANA AHER INTERN PUNE
23 JAY PAWAR PRACTICE PUNE
24 ABHA BHUTADA PRACTICE PUNE
25 RAJASHREE FADNAVIS MPT PUNE
26 APOORVA PHADKE PRACTICE PUNE
27 ASHWINI KAMBLE PRACTICE PUNE
28 NITIN CHOUKE MPT PUNE
29 CHANDALI DOSHI MPT PUNE
30 HARSHIKA BHANUSHALI INTERN PUNE
31 SNEHA MULE PRACTICE PUNE
32 DENZIL FERNANDES PRACTICE PUNE
       

One response to “Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation workshop organized by Indian Association of Physiotherapist Pune Branch and Sancheti Institute college of Physiotherapy, Pune

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