This course is for Physical and Occupational therapists interested in rehabilitation of flexor and extensor tendon injuries to the hand.show all
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This is a comprehensive course for the rehabilitation of flexor and extensor injuries to the hand. The most current treatment approaches for tendon injuries at all levels are presented. Tendon anatomy, as well as tendon healing are reviewed. Detailed splinting and exercise protocols for all levels and types of injury are presented. Evaluation and treatment of common complications is discussed including post-op management of tenolysis and tendon grafting. Case study discussions compliment the lectures, and splinting demonstrations by Patricia allow ample time for observation and questions. Splints demonstrated will include both post-injury splints as well as tissue stretching splints.
Course Objectives/Learner Outcomes
* Identify the anatomy of the flexor and extensor tendons of the hand
* Describe the mechanisms of tendon healing and what factors can affect results
BALTIMORE MARCH 24-25
TUCSON AZ MAY 5-6
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE,NV JUNE 30-JULY 1
OAKLAND, CA SEPT 22-23
ANAHEIM, CA OCTOBER 20-21
THIS COURSE IS ELIBIBLE FOR 15 Contact hours or 1.5 CEU's. Approved by California APTA. CSE is an AOTA Approved provider #8686
Target Audience: PT, PTA, OT, COTA
Educational level: Basic to Intermediate.
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75% refund if participant cancels before 10 days from cour se date - no refund within 10 days. Full refund if course is cancelled by CSE Successful completion by attending entire workshop and successfully passing post - test (Score of 80%)
Patricia has enjoyed a varied background in her 40 years as a therapist. She has been practicing hand therapist for over 33 years and a CHT for 26 years. Patricia has taught live continuing education seminars on various hand therapy topics since 1992 . After several years of focusing on clinical practice, Patricia has returned to her role as a professional ed ucator since 2014 . S he is enthusiastic and excited about sharing her extensive background and experience with both physical and occupational therapists and assistants interested in hand therapy!
MISSION STATEMENT: Clinical Specialty Education is dedicated to promoting outstanding practice in the specialty of Hand Therapy for both Physical and Occupational Therapists. We provide continuing education classes on hand therapy that are comprehensive, relevant , and immediately applicable in the clinical setting. Clinical Specialty Education strives to provide hand therapy seminars that reflect therapy techniques and treatment approaches based on current research and evidence based practice. Our hand therapy education is conducted with a spirit of sharing in an enviornment which is inviting, pleasant, and conducive to learning. All of our hand therapy classes are designed to expand the knowledge and clinical competency of physical and occupational therapists who treat patients with injuries or diseases affecting the hand and upper extremity. We maintain an unconditional high regard for all students.