Evaluation of the Advanced Therapy Practice in shoulder consultations

The outpatient shoulder consultation at the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology is recorded and analysed by observing the activities of the specialised physiotherapy team.


  • Lead school School of Health Professions
  • Institute Academic-Practice-Partnership Insel Gruppe/ BFH
  • Funding organisation Others
  • Duration (planned) 01.09.2022 - 31.12.2023
  • Project management Prof. Dr. Kai-Uwe Schmitt
  • Head of project Dr. Anja Raab
  • Project staff Bettina Haupt-Bertschy
  • Partner Insel Gruppe AG
  • Keywords Advanced Therapy Practice, Shoulder consultation, Physiotherapy


As part of the treatment at the University Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, patients are also treated by a specialised physiotherapist team (ATP) in the outpatient shoulder consultation. The aim is to evaluate the care structure of this ATP service. The benefits of the service are to be analysed inside and outside the clinic by recording the physiotherapeutic activities, surveying the patients' needs and the experience of various health professionals involved.

This project contributes to the following SDGs

  • 3: Good health and well-being