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    A Complete Guide to Orthopedic Assessment

    It is impossible to fix a problem if you don't know what the problem is.

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    A COMPLETE GUIDE TO ORTHOPEDIC ASSESSMENT?

    In this course, we show you how Dr. Jess Reynolds uses orthopedic assessment to find the RIGHT problem, the first time round. We'll be walking you step by step through the following

    Course 1: Foundations of Orthopedic Assessment

    30+Videos/6 hours

    Foundations of Orthopedic Assessment goes over everything you need to know to gets started.

    Course 2: Upper Body Orthopedic Assessment

    80+Videos/10 hours

    Upper Body Orthopedic Assessment goes through the neck, shoulder, elbow, forearm, wrist and hand.

    Course 3: Lower Body Orthopedic Assessment

    110+Video/10 Hours

    Lower Body Orthopedic Assessment goes through the low back, pelvis, hips, knee, ankle and foot.

    Physical Assessment Skills

    As you go through each region of the body you will be shown how to perform active, passive and resisted motion testing and special tests for each joint and how it relates to specific conditions.  

    Functional Assessment

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    Foundations of Orthopedic Assessment

  • Learn how to ask the right questions​

  • How to apply clinical reasoning​​

  • Learn to communicate with your clients more clearly​

  • Understand what special tests are and how best to use them​

  • Learn the selective tissue tension model to more accurately identify your clients issues​

  • Learn how to use palpation as one of your most useful assessment tools​

  • Understand how dysfunction develops to better treat your clients​

  • Upper Body Orthopedic Assessment

  • Complete guide to assessing the neck, shoulder and entire upper extremity​

  • Anatomy and physiology review of each region​

  • Demonstrations on how to perform active, passive and resisted range of motion​

  • Complete guide to functional assessment of the upper body​

  • Postural assessment​

  • Detailed discussion on over 30 conditions​

  • Video demonstration of 30+ special tests​

  • Lower Body Orthopedic Assessment

  • Complete guide to assessing the spine, pelvis, hip, and entire lower extremity​

  • Anatomy and physiology review of each region​

  • Demonstrations on how to perform active, passive and resisted range of motion​

  • Complete guide to functional assessment of the upper body​

  • Postural assessment​

  • Detailed discussion on over 50 conditions​

  • Video demonstration of 40+ special tests​

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  • One of the best ways to learn is by seeing what others have done. When you enroll in A Complete Guide to Orthopedic Assessment, you will also get access to a Case Studies Course, which will be updated monthly with new cases. I will being going through the full assessment process for a huge range of conditions. 

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  • With over 70 special tests and many different physical assessment protocols, keeping track of what you have done and your findings can get complicated. Receive ready to use clinical assessment sheets when you enroll today. You will get:
    - Intake Forms
    - Consent Forms
    - SOAP Note templates
    - Intake scripts
    - Regional assessment sheets
    - Functional assessment checklists
    - Much more...

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  • WHAT'S INCLUDED:

  • Foundations of Orthopedic Assessment Course ($250 value)

  • Upper Body Orthopedic Assessment Course ($480 value)

  • Lower Body Orthopedic Assessment Course ($480 value)

  • Bonus 1: Instructor Access ($300 value)

  • Bonus 2: 20% off Massage Book + Frist Month Free ($300/yr value)

  • Bonus 3: Ready to Use Clinic Sheets ($125 value)

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      Meet Your Instructor

      Dr. Jess Reynolds, Dr. Ac, DTCM, RMT

      CO-FOUNDER, AIM Online 

      Hey! My name is Dr. Jess Reynolds (but I mostly go by Jess). I am a Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Integrative Medicine, an Acupuncturist and a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT). My practice has been tremendously gratifying, and through it I have had the opportunity to work with many people — helping them heal, body mind and spirit. Through my practice, I soon discovered my true passion: teaching. I have been teaching in the classroom for the last seven years, and have been told by students and colleagues alike that it is my purpose. The focus of my lectures has been Psychology, Personal Growth, Nutrition, Orthopedic Assessment and Functional Medicine. My passion, however, is in self-development of any kind. I am a true believer in becoming the best version of yourself.  


      Between my clinical practice and teaching experience, I have gained a wealth of knowledge in the world of health and wellness, but I offer more than that. I am an avid outdoorsman, adventure lover, and seeker of truth. I use skills and knowledge from many fields of study and interest to provide my students with unique, down-to-earth, and always informative lectures.

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    FOUNDATIONS OF ORTHOPEDIC ASSESSMENT

    Chapter 1 - Introduction

  • 1.      Introduction – 18 min

    2.      Clinical Reasoning – 6 min

    3.      Intake Forms – 9 min

    4.      SOAP notes – 9 min

    5.      How to Use this Course – 2 min

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    Chapter 2 - History Taking

  • 1.   History and Asking Good Questions -  16 min

    2.   Taking Good Notes - 5 min

    3.   The Questions - 15 min

    4.    Boundaries - 10 min

  • Chapter 3 - Observation

  • 1.      What is Observation – 14 min

    2.      Contours, Colours, Scars and Crepitus – 3 min

    3.      Overt Pain Behaviors and General Demeanor – 6 min

    4.      Gait Assessment – 10 min

  • Chapter 4 - Movement and Special Tests

  • 1.      Types of Soft Tissue – 9 min

    2.      Guidelines for Assessing Movement – 5 min

    3.      Active Range of Motion – 8 min

    4.      Passive Range of Motion – 14 min

    5.      Resisted Range of Motion – 7 min

    6.      Introduction to Functional Assessment – 5 min

    7.      Special Tests – 6 min

  • Chapter 5 - Palpation

  • 1.      Palpation Introduction – 7 min

    2.      How to Palpate – 5 min

    3.      Levels of Palpation – 6 min

  • Chapter 6 - Basics of Tissue Dysfunction

  • 1.      Muscular Dysfunction Part 1 – 18 min

    2.      Muscular Dysfunction Part 2 – 12 min

    3.      Tendon Dysfunction – 12 min

    4.      Ligament Dysfunction – 11 min

    5.      Neurological Dysfunction – 13 min

    6.      Fascial Dysfunction – 4 min

    7.      Capsular Dysfunction – 4 min

    8.      Joint Dysfunction – 10 min

  • UPPER BODY ORTHOPEDIC ASSESSMENT

    Chapter 1 - Introduction

  • 1.      Introduction – 2 min

    2.      Housekeeping – 3 min

    3.      Cautions and Contraindications – 3 min

    4.      Active Range of Motion Review – 10min

    5.      Passive Range of Motion Review – 10min

    6.      Resisted Range of Motion Review – 3min

    7.      Special Tests Review – 5 min

    8.      Functional Assessment Review – 3 min

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    Chapter 2 - Cervical Spine Assessment

  • 1.      Anatomy and Physiology of the Cervical Spine Part I - 13 min

    2.      Anatomy and Physiology of the Cervical Spine Part II - 12 min

    3.      Active Range of Motion - 2 min

    4.      Passive Range of Motion - 3 min

    5.      Resisted Range of Motion - 2 min

    6.      Functional Assessment - 6 min

    7.      Forward Head Posture - 12 min

    8.      Military Neck - 5 min

    9.      Whiplash - 22 min

    10.  Spinal Ligament Sprain - 6 min

    11.  Herniated Disc - 11 min

    12.  Cervical Compression and Distraction Test - 3 min

    13.  Slump Test - 3 min

    14.  Valsalva Manoeuvre - 2 min

    15.  Thoracic Outlet Syndrome - 14 min

    16.  Adson’s Test - 2 min

    17.  Edens Test and Military Brace Test - 2 min

    18.  Wright’s Hyperabduction Test - 2 min

    19.  Cervical Facet Syndrome - 10 min

    20.  Torticollis - 7 min


  • Chapter 3 - Shoulder Assessment

  • 1.      Anatomy and Physiology - 5 min

    2.      Active Range of Motion - 2 min

    3.      Passive Range of Motion - 3 min

    4.      Resisted Range of Motion - 4 min

    5.      Functional Assessment - 4 min

    6.      Slumped Shoulders - 8 min

    7.      Elevated Shoulders - 5 min

    8.      Rotator Cuff Injuries - 10 min

    9.      Arm Drop Test - 2 min

    10.  Separated Shoulder - 6 min

    11.  Cross Over Test - 2 min

    12.  Shoulder Dislocation - 7 min

    13.  Apprehension Sign - 2 min

    14.  Labrum Tear - 10 min

    15.  Crank Test - 2 min

    16.  Speeds Test - 1 min

    17.  Frozen Shoulder/Adhesive Capsulitis - 13 min

    18.  Apley’s Scratch Test - 2 min

    19.  Scapulothoracic Rhythm - 3 min

    20.  Shoulder Impingement Syndrome - 8 min

    21.  Empty Can Test - 2 min

    22.  Hawkins Kennedy Test - 1 min

    23.  Subacromial Bursitis - 5 min

    24.  Bicipital Tendinosis - 7 min

    25.  Calcific Tendonitis - 5 min

  • Chapter 4 - Elbow, Forearm, Wrist and Hand Assessment

  • 1.      Anatomy and Physiology - 4 min

    2.      Active Range of Motion - 3 min

    3.      Passive Range of Motion - 7 min

    4.      Resisted Range of Motion - 7 min

    5.      Functional Assessment - 5 min

    6.      Posture - 1 min

    7.      Lateral Epicondylitis - 7 min

    8.      Tennis Elbow Test - 3 min

    9.      Medial Epicondylitis - 6 min

    10.  Golfers Elbow Test - 2 min

    11.  Olecranon Bursitis - 2 min

    12.  De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis - 7 min

    13.  Finkelstein's Test - 2 min

    14.  Pronator Teres Syndrome - 7 min

    15.  Pronator Teres Test - 2 min

    16.  Cubital Tunnel Syndrome - 6 min

    17.  Elbow Flexion Test - 2 min

    18.  Radial Tunnel Syndrome - 3 min

    19.  Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - 12 min

    20.  Tinel's Sign - 2 min

    21.  Phalen’s Test - 2 min

    22.  Tethered Nerve Stress Test - 2 min

    23.  Guyon’s Canal Syndrome 5 min

    24.  Froment's Sign - 3 min

    25.  Neurological Concepts Review - 2 min

    26.  Dupuytren’s Contracture - 8 min

    27.  Rheumatoid Arthritis - 8 min

    28.  Ganglion Cyst - 7 min


  • LOWER BODY ORTHOPEDIC ASSESSMENT

    Chapter 1 - Introduction

  • 1.      Introduction - 2 min

    2.      Housekeeping - 3 min

    3.      Cautions and Contraindications - 3 min

    4.      Active Range of Motion Review - 10min

    5.      Passive Range of Motion Review - 10min

    6.      Resisted Range of Motion Review - 3min

    7.      Special Tests Review - 5 min

    8.      Functional Assessment Review - 3 min

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    Chapter 2 - Leg, Ankle and Foot Assessment

  • 1.      Anatomy and Physiology - 9 min

    2.      Active Range of Motion - 2 min

    3.      Passive Range of Motion - 6 min

    4.      Resisted Range of Motion - 7 min

    5.      Functional Assessment - 5 min

    6.      Pes Planus - 10 min

    7.      Pes Cavus – 3 min

    8.      Arch Test - 2 min

    9.      Calcaneal Varus - 4 min

    10.  Calcaneal Valgus - 3 min

    11.  Excessive Supination and Overpronation - 3 min

    12.  Tip Toe Test - 3 min

    13.  Too Many Toes Test - 2 min

    14.  Hallux Valgus - 6 min

    15.  Other Postural Dysfunctions - 1 min

    16.  Lateral Ankle Sprain - 7 min

    17.  Anterior Drawer Test - 2 min

    18.  Talar Tilt Test - 2 min

    19.  Medial Ankle Sprain - 5 min

    20.  Deltoid Ligament Test - 1 min

    21.  Plantar Fasciitis - 4 min

    22.  Retrocalcaneal Bursitis - 7 min

    23.  Achilles Tendon Disorders - 13 min

    24.  Pinch Test - 1 min

    25.  Achilles Tendon Rupture - 6 min

    26.  Thompson Test - 1 min

    27.  Shin Splints - 4 min

    28.  Tibialis Posterior Compression Test - 2 min

    29.  Anterior Compartment Syndrome - 7 min

    30.  Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome - 7 min

    31.  Tinel’s Sign - 7 min

    32.  External Rotation Stress Test - 4 min

    33.  Stress Fracture - 3 min

    34.  Percussion Test - 3 min

    35.  Morton’s Neuroma - 4 min

    36.  Morton's Test - 1 min

    37.  Interdigital Squeeze Test - 2 min

    38.  Conclusion - 3 min


  • Chapter 3 - Knee Assessment

  • 1.      Anatomy and Physiology - 9 min

    2.      Active Range of Motion - 2 min

    3.      Passive Range of Motion - 6 min

    4.      Resisted Range of Motion - 7 min

    5.      Functional Assessment - 5 min

    6.      Pes Planus - 10 min

    7.      Pes Cavus – 3 min

    8.      Arch Test - 2 min

    9.      Calcaneal Varus - 4 min

    10.  Calcaneal Valgus - 3 min

    11.  Excessive Supination and Overpronation - 3 min

    12.  Tip Toe Test - 3 min

    13.  Too Many Toes Test - 2 min

    14.  Hallux Valgus - 6 min

    15.  Other Postural Dysfunctions - 1 min

    16.  Lateral Ankle Sprain - 7 min

    17.  Anterior Drawer Test - 2 min

    18.  Talar Tilt Test - 2 min

    19.  Medial Ankle Sprain - 5 min

    20.  Deltoid Ligament Test - 1 min

    21.  Plantar Fasciitis - 4 min

    22.  Retrocalcaneal Bursitis - 7 min

    23.  Achilles Tendon Disorders - 13 min

    24.  Pinch Test - 1 min

    25.  Achilles Tendon Rupture - 6 min

    26.  Thompson Test - 1 min

    27.  Shin Splints - 4 min

    28.  Tibialis Posterior Compression Test - 2 min

    29.  Anterior Compartment Syndrome - 7 min

    30.  Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome - 7 min

    31.  Tinel’s Sign - 7 min

    32.  External Rotation Stress Test - 4 min

    33.  Stress Fracture - 3 min

    34.  Percussion Test - 3 min

    35.  Morton’s Neuroma - 4 min

    36.  Morton's Test - 1 min

    37.  Interdigital Squeeze Test - 2 min

    38.  Conclusion - 3 min


  • Chapter 4 - Hip and Pelvic Assessment

  • 1.      Anatomy and Physiology - 5 min

    2.      Active and Passive Range of Motion - 10 min

    3.      Resisted Range of Motion - 11 min

    4.      Functional Assessment - 5 min

    5.      Anterior Pelvic Tilt - 10 min

    6.      Posterior Pelvic Tilt - 4 min

    7.      ASIS Test - 1 min

    8.      Lateral Pelvic Tilt - 9 min

    9.      Lateral Tilt Test - 2 min

    10.  Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction - 16 min

    11.  Gapping Test - 2 min

    12.  SI Compression Test - 1 min

    13.  Gaenslen's Test - 2 min

    14.  FABER Test - 2 min

    15.  Sacral Thrust Test - 2 min

    16.  Deep Gluteal Pain Syndrome - 14 min

    17.  Pace Abduction Test - 2 min

    18.  Piriformis Test - 1 min

    19.  Trochanteric Bursitis - 4 min

    20.  Hip and Pelvic Summary - 1 min


  • Chapter 5 - Spine Assessment

  • 1.      Anatomy and Physiology - 8 min

    2.      Active Range of Motion - 4 min

    3.      Passive Range of Motion - 3 min

    4.      Resisted Range of Motion - 5 min

    5.      Functional Assessment - 5 min

    6.      Hyperlordosis - 7 min

    7.      Hyporlordosis / Flatback - 4 min

    8.      Hyperkyphosis 8 min

    9.      Scoliosis - 9 min

    10.  Herniated Disc - 13 min

    11.  Slump Test - 3 min

    12.  SLR Test - 2 min

    13.  Spinal Ligament Sprain - 4 min

    14.  Idiopathic Low Back Pain - 7 min

    15.  Lumbar Facet Syndrome - 7 min

    16.  Kemp’s Test - 2 min

    17.  Spondylolisthesis / Spondylitis - 7 min


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    Frequently Asked Questions

    How do I get my credits?

    Once you have completed the course, you will be given a Certificate of Completion. The Certificate of Completion will state the amount of time/hours typically required to complete the course. Your Certificate of Completion will automatically appear in the certificate section of your profile. Once you have received your Certificate of Completion you must submit it to your professional association in order to have your Continuing Education Credits/Units added to your membership file. Please note that if the course has been pre-approved for Continuing Education Credits/Units with your association it will clearly state so in the course overview. If the course has not been pre-approved for Continuing Education Credits/Units, you may have to submit the course for review (and approval) to your association prior to submitting your Certificate of Completion and receiving credits/units. 

    How many credits is this course worth?

    Once you have completed the course, you will be given a Certificate of Completion. The Certificate of Completion will state the amount of time/hours typically required to complete the course. Your Certificate of Completion will automatically appear in the certificate section of your profile. Once you have received your Certificate of Completion you must submit it to your professional association in order to have your Continuing Education Credits/Units added to your membership file. Please note that if the course has been pre-approved for Continuing Education Credits/Units with your association it will clearly state so in the Course Overview. If the course has not been pre-approved for Continuing Education Credits/Units, you may have to submit the course for review (and approval) to your association prior to submitting your Certificate of Completion and receiving credits/units. 


    Click HERE to see the list of current regulatory bodies and associations which have pre-approved this course and for how many credits. 

    Which associations have awarded continuing education hours/credits?

    Click HERE to see the list of current regulatory bodies and associations which have pre-approved this course.  


    If your association is not listed, not to worry! We follow the highest possible standards of online continuing education which means that there is a very high likelihood your regulatory body or association will grant you credits/units upon completion of this course.

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