Full Course Description


Module 1: The Clinician’s Go-To Guide for Joint Arthroplasty

Program Information

Objectives

  1. Discover the latest surgical joint replacement techniques, such as Computer Assisted Surgery, tissue sparring, resurfacing, and minimally invasive procedures
  2. Grasp the rehab implications of the latest surgical advancements
  3. Cover the latest evidence-based techniques and technologies in pre and post-operative therapy
  4. Determine when it is safe for your patients to resume which activities
  5. Design functional rehabilitation exercise programs

Outline

CURRENT TRENDS AND STATISTICS

SHOULDER ARTHROPLASTY: NEW ADVANCES IN SURGICAL AND REHAB IMPLICATIONS

TOTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY (TKA)

CASE STUDIES

TOTAL HIP ARTHROPLASTY (THA)

CASE STUDIES

Copyright : 05/18/2018

Module 2: Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: The Surgery, The Rehabilitation, The Outcomes

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Objectives

  1. Discuss the risks associated from delaying joint arthroplasty and the outcomes achieved if immediate therapy is implemented.
  2. Describe the risks associated from delaying joint arthroplasty & the outcomes achieved if immediate therapy is implemented
  3. Identify current components, surgical procedures, and functional treatment strategies for total shoulder arthroplasty based on current evidence, research and national protocols.
  4. Develop documentation strategies developed from this lecture using terminology accepted by payer sources to justify skilled services with the total shoulder client.

Outline

Trends and Projections with TSA

Why Individuals Undergo TSA

The Surgery and the Rehab

Documentation

Copyright : 08/03/2017

BONUS: Restoring Balance & Function after Hip & Ankle Arthroplasty

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Objectives

  1. Identify current options in total hip & total ankle arthroplasty
  2. Discuss gait & balance mechanics & how these can be maximized post-operatively
  3. Review ankle & hip joint anatomy, the concepts of hip strategies & ankle strategies for balance & the effect of surgery on joint receptors
  4. Examine current literature on the importance of balance & proprioceptive training following each procedure
  5. Demonstrate which exercises & activities are most helpful, when to initiate each & which ones the patient should continue independently

Outline

Current options in total hip and total ankle arthroplasty

Gait and balance mechanics to maximize post-operative outcomes Strategies for post-surgical balance The importance of balance and proprioceptive training following surgery Post-operative exercises and activities demonstration

Copyright : 08/03/2017