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Management of Upper Extremity Disorders

$600


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Length: Varied Lengths & Formats

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This course is designed to enhance the participant’s knowledge and skill level in the evidence-based management of individuals with upper extremity disorders and dysfunction. This course is offered in two different formats, with an emphasis on either hands-on skills or didactic knowledge. You can view more information about each of these formats below.

 

  • Price: $600
    Hours: 29

    This weekend intensive lab focuses on the clinical reasoning and hands-on skill development necessary to effectively integrate manual physical therapy examination and intervention techniques into the clinical management. Classification systems, outcomes assessment tools, and the application of diagnostic imaging are discussed as components of the diagnostic process within the framework of evidence-based practice.

    By the end of the course, a successful participant will be able to: 

    • Conduct a patient centered and skilled examination  
    • Determine a patient centered and integrative guideline-based diagnosis  
    • Refine psychomotor relative to examination and intervention delivery 
    • Prioritize intervention to maximize patient centered effectiveness and efficiency  
    • Integrate the skilled delivery of manual therapy, therapeutic exercise, and education into one’s clinical skill set 

     

    Evidence in Motion is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. PD activity approval ID# 5757. This live activity is offered at 29 Contact hours/ 2.9 CEUs Intermediate, OT Service Delivery/Foundational Knowledge. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures 

  • Price: $600
    Hours: 24

    EIM’s Management of Upper Extremity Disorders course is designed to enhance the participant’s knowledge and skill level in the evidence-based management of individuals with upper extremity disorders and dysfunction. This virtual lab course focuses on the clinical reasoning and hands-on skill development necessary to effectively integrate manual physical therapy examination and intervention techniques into the clinical management of these individuals. 

    Upon completion of this course, a successful learner will be able to: 

    1. Perform key elements of an upper quarter screening exam. 
    2. Demonstrate key examination tests and measures for the upper quarter. 
    3. Analyze the examination results and select the best intervention using a case-based example. 
    4. Perform key treatment techniques for the upper quarter. 
    5. Be able to reflect on the effectiveness of the intervention strategy. 
    6. Match the selection of the exercise prescription to support the manual technique 

    Learn more about the virtual lab experience here.

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Dates and Locations

2-Day Weekend Intensive

4-Week Virtual Lab

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  • Why EIM

    We’re reimagining health care education that takes you to the next next level. With learning that takes place where you are, evidence-based practice, and better outcomes for your patients, our education is transformative. That’s why EIM.

  • The WI course was a game changer in my practice. I have been able to apply the techniques we learned everyday since the course, and patient's have noticed a difference Course Graduate

  • As an OT, I will use the information at the course as one approach to helping patients back to returning to their occupational roles as I combine these strategies with occupational tasks in the clinic. Course Graduate

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