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Trauma and Wounds of the Upper Quarter


Contact Hours: 14.75

Length: 4 Weeks

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For: PT, OT

At the end of this course, the successful learner will be able to implement concepts of therapeutic evaluation and progression post traumatic injury as it pertains to hand therapy practice.

Course Objectives/Outcomes

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

  • Distinguish appropriate treatment strategies for edema  
  • Modify therapeutic progression based on edema and tissue reaction throughout the healing process 
  • Identify types of wounds and appropriate evaluation wounds  
  • Manage wound healing utilizing evidence-based treatment for a variety of wounds  



Evidence in Motion is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. PD activity approval ID #0000006906. This Distance Learning-Independent course is offered for 1.475 CEUs/14.75 contact hours at the intermediate educational level in the categories of OT service delivery and foundational knowledge. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.

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