cyriax.eu | Modern orthopaedic medicine

 

We go for YOUR success in orthopaedic medicine !

 


The European Teaching Group of Orthopaedic Medicine, Cyriax (ETGOM) offers the best continuing education courses in modern orthopaedic musculoskeletal medicine for health professionals

  • focus on clinical examination with emphasis on relevant clinical reasoning, diagnosis, differential diagnosis 
  • conservative treatment of soft tissue injuries of the musculoskeletal system
  • frequently used treatment options are : transverse friction massage, spinal and peripheral manipulation, mobilization, spinal traction, home exercises- self treatment strategy, injection and infiltration. We also incorporate, when indicated, the use of Radial Shock Wave Therapy. 

Goals...

 After attending the basic and advanced training program in modern orthopaedic medicine (Cyriax) the therapist must be able 

  • to examine a patient in an independent, reliable and safe way and
  • to reach a diagnosis as specific and as valid as possible. 
  • He must manage a multifactorial objective clinical reasoning system.

We focus on diagnosis and therapy within the field of musculoskeletal medicine. Once a diagnosis is obtained the therapist can start a relevant conservative treatment strategy, taking into account the nature, the severity and the localization of the lesion, as well as the personality of the patient, with respect for symbiotic treatment options and inter-method links .

The therapist will promote a thourough multidisciplinary team work between MD and pysical therapist in order to optimize the efficiency of the examination and treatment techniques.

Besides achieving a diagnosis one must also know how to achieve a diferential diagnosis including the recognition of red flags.The therapist has to take into account changing the treatment procedure if necessary, also with emphasis on self treatment and prophylactic strategies in order to help the patient to return to his normal daily activities in a most optimal way.

 


Up to date Modern Orthopaedic Medicine Cyriax

Dr Cyriax, the "Einstein of orthopaedic medicine" created the stepstones towards a valuable diagnostic and therapeutic system, but a system which is also subject to quite some evolution.

  • Some hypotheses have been refuted, others have been confirmed by qualitative research and others need more investigation. 
  • Several treatment techniques have been abandoned, others have been optimized significantly
  • Modern Orthopaedic Musculoskeletal Medicine is a very strong diagnostic and therapeutic concept, which is not a "stand alone" nor a “guru” concept. 
  • It is an open vision system compatible with some other views and approaches in the field of musculoskeletal medicine (e.g. McKenzie, Maitland, Mulligan,...), but the concept of modern Orthopaedic Musculoskeletal Medicine provides an absolute stepstone for all therapists who are involved in diagnosis and treatment of soft tissue lesions.

We avoid "artificial hypercomplication" and "wishful thinking" procedures, perhaps too frequently seen in our profession, instead we prefer to focus on relevant and reliable clinical reasoning procedures and qualitative research.

Invest in efficient knowledge and enhance your diagnostic and therapeutic skills.

ETGOM courses are offered world wide.

 

Learn Orthopaedic Medicine Cyriax, whenever you want, where you want, in your own rhythm !

 

Save money by being curious ?!  How ?

Well just click on the  “I am interested” button, fill in the form and you will receive a personal invitation, including a 5%  purchase bonus,  when the platform goes online.

We are happy to announce that later this year we will launch a new, unique, practical and extensive distance learning - online video course on Modern Orthopaedic Medicine Cyriax. (the URL of the platform is for the time being a well kept secret ; just a bit of patience :) )

  • The ultimate solution for all therapists who want to improve their diagnostic and therapeutic skills, but didn't have the opportunity yet to attend one of the "live" ETGOM courses.
  • As from now, learn in your own rhythm, where and whenever you prefer !
  • The most extensive video platform on orthopaedic medicine for health professionals who are too busy
 

Learn orthopaedic medicine, for less than 2 USD per day, anywhere, anytime, in your own rhythm

This is so much more than a platform just showing some techniques…

  • You will discover and really understand different clinical images
  • You will analyse different pathologies and the relation between different clusters of positive and negative tests
  • You will determine an efficient treatment plan

 

More than 20 hours of practical film instruction in which we only focus on what really is useful and practical for you and brings you immediate more success and satisfaction in your daily clinical practice :

  • Specific history of the patient
  • Inspection
  • Functional examination
  • Palpation
  • Diagnosis and differential diagnosis
  • Treatment strategy

Following treatment techiques are extensively described

  • Peripheral and spinal manipulation
  • Deep transverse friction massage techniques
  • Injection and infiltration techniques

 

 

For each level of expertise, you will find a program that suits you the best

We offer a "Discovery" course program, separate modules on the basics of orthopaedic medicine, the extremities and the spine...and, the exclusive PREMIUM package.

PREMIUM advantages :

  • 14h30' of instructional films
  • Unlimited access to all the films for 1 year (upgradeable for 2 years)
  • Extensive Pdf course hand out for each film section (in total about 400 pages)
  • 2 sessions of 30’ personal consulting with senior trainer Steven De Coninck (through WhatsApp, Skype or Facetime ; by appointment)
  • 100% refund of your purchase on registration for the “Orthopaedic Re-Boost” course in Belgium
  • Save in total an extra 100 USD
 
  • Are you a starter ?

Discover in a comprehensive way the basic knowledge of orthopaedic medicine that will have an immediate positive effect on your daily clinical practice

  • Are you a participant on an OM course ?

Optimize your investment by this extra learning tool.  You receive a clear recapitulation and update of diagnostic and therapeutic strategies you also learn during the live courses.  Repetition is the key to success !

  • You already completed a course in orthopaedic medicine ?

Discover new insights, update your knowledge and bring it to an even higher level.  Practice makes perfect !

 

 

 Get your bonus now and we will notify you when we go online !

 

Production by Steven De Coninck

As president of the European Teaching Group of Orthopaedic Medicine (Cyriax) Steven has been teaching courses in modern orthopaedic medicine for health professionals in about 36 countries, since 1991.  He published several books and film production on orthopaedic medicine and also created the standardized Cyriax Assessment Forms.  Updating and fascilitating OM procedures and inspiring colleagues is his favourite mission.  After all, it’s all about YOUR success in orthopaedic medicine !

 The infiltration and injection techniques are demonstrated by Dr. Jan M. Claeys, M.D.

 

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