International Federation Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists IFOMPT
The International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists (IFOMPT) represents groups of Manipulative Physical Therapists around the world who have completed stringent post-registration/post-graduation specialisation programs in the field of neuro-musculoskeletal disorders.
It is a Federation that sets educational and clinical standards in this area of physical therapy. IFOMPT actively encourages improved patient management by its Standards Document and by acitvely endorsing evidence based practice. IFOMPT is a subgroup of the World Confederation of Physical Therapy, and was formed in 1974