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Myofascial Therapy: Program Design to Promote Flexibility & Function Across the Lifespan

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Objectives

  1. Distinguish the anatomy and function of the fascial system. 
  2. Determine types of fascial impairments and diagnostic categories.  
  3. Apply myofascial interventions to improve mobility and function and to reduce pain. 
  4. Analyze the evidence-based research on fascial and the efficacy of myofascial release. 

Outline

Fascial System: Function and Anatomy 

Identify Fascial Impairments 

Myofascial Interventions  

Copyright : 07/29/2020

Myofascial Cupping Therapy: Obtaining Rapid Return of Functional Mobility

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Objectives

  1. Determine and benefits of cupping therapy 
  2. Investigate the indications, contraindications, and precautions for cupping therapy 
  3. Assess the evidence-based research for cupping therapy  
  4. Apply of cupping therapy as part of program design to treat a variety of clinical conditions to promote mobility and functional outcomes 

Outline

Cupping Therapy 

Application of Cupping Therapy  

Copyright : 07/31/2020

The Injured Shoulder: The Strategies, Testing & Criteria to Determine When to Return to Sports

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Objectives

  1. Evaluate strategies that can be used for assessing the injured shoulder 
  2. Formulate a checklist of testing (functional testing algorithm) for patient evaluation and progression 
  3. Construct tests of the shoulder with psychometric properties that can be used for clinical reasoning for criteria for return to sport 
  4. Develop selected treatment interventions, when appropriate, for the patient's progression through the rehabilitation program 

Outline

Assessing the injured shoulder 

Return to Sport 

Develop treatment interventions 

Copyright : 07/29/2020

Knee Injuries: A Step-by-Step Guide for Deciding When to Return to Sports

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Objectives

  1. Evaluate the importance of and concept of a Functional Testing Algorithm (FTA) 
  2. Formulate a FTA that is applicable to the participant's patient load 
  3. Construct specific tests with psychometric properties that can be used for clinical decision making  
  4. Develop selected treatment interventions, when appropriate, for the patient's progression through the FTA 

Outline

Functional Testing Algorithm (FTA) 

Assessing the Lower Extremity 

Develop Treatment Interventions 

Copyright : 07/29/2020

Blood Flow Restriction (BFR) – An Emerging Breakthrough in Rehab Care

Program Information

Objectives

  1. Investigate the evidence supporting blood flow restriction training  
  2. Assess the populations with most to benefit from BFR 
  3. Demonstrate safe and effective placement of BFR cuffs

Outline

Evidence Supporting Blood Flow Restriction Training 

Populations who benefit the most from BFR 

How Blood Flow Restriction Training Works 

Local skeletal muscle adaptions 

Systematic adaptions 

Indications and Contraindications of BFRT 

Placement of BFR Cuffs 

Copyright : 07/30/2020

Blood Flow Restriction Training to Maximize Rehab Outcomes for All Patients

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Objectives

  1. Differentiate the various forms of BFR from bedridden up to return to play
  2. Appraise differing protocols and programming of BFR from young postoperative patients to geriatric patients with OA.
  3. Analyze the utility of BFR in the rehabilitation setting and how to manipulate BFR variables or programming based on your rehab goals

Outline

From Bed Ridden to Return to Play: Differentiate the various forms of BFR

Different uses of BFRT from young postoperative patients to geriatric patients with OA.   Programming based on goals: Manipulating the BFR variables

Copyright : 07/30/2020

When Rehab & Fitness Collide: Proven Pre- & Post-Rehab Techniques & Interventions

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Objectives

  1. Employ new uses of foam rollers, elastic therapeutic bands and agility equipment
  2. Analyze pre and post rehab use of therapeutic fitness equipment
  3. Evaluate techniques for exercise progression and regression programing

Outline

Interventional Tools to Enhance Your Existing Practice

Pre and Post rehab Use of Therapeutic Fitness Equipment Exercise Progression and Regression

Copyright : 07/31/2020