Foot and Ankle

Foot and Ankle

16 - 17 March 2017 | Leeds     

Convenor: Dr Lorraine Green 

Course Outline

A two day course to better familiarise attendees with the manifestations and management of rheumatology presentations in the foot and ankle. Sessions include presentations on the various foot related systemic and mechanical changes in rheumatic diseases. Diseases include Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Psoriatic arthritis and Connective tissue diseases such as Systemic Sclerosis and Lupus. In addition, there will be a large focus on interactive clinical workshops addressing patient assessment and management techniques of the pathologies discussed.


Highlight sessions include Foot anatomy and function, Surface anatomy workshop, Function and gait workshop, Seronegative, Patient assessment of psoriatic arthritis, Imaging the foot, Ultrasound and Injection therapy

Who should attend:

Rheumatologists, rheumatology trainees, allied health professionals and GPw SIs.

Previous attendees have said that “All the teaching sessions were very good” and “I felt the programme was very thorough and well organised and the patient assessment were very valuable” and 92% said that they would recommend it to a friend