Objectives

  • Make use of the online resources provided by ISCOS

  • Learn about acute assessment of spinal cord injury

  • Understand the pathophysiology of the neurogenic bladder and bowels and their management

  • Promote skin integrity and treat established pressure ulcers

  • Learn about care of the limbs, joints and manual handling

  • Understand the rationale behind respiratory management

  • Bring awareness on the principles of mobilization out of bed, transfers, of seating and mobility

  • Understand the principles of discharge planning, and the use of technology to promote independence.

  • Promote the values of ISCOS and Neuro-Rehabilitation in the Region.