Flexor Tendons: Get Your Glide On (Interactive movie)
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||CA Approved 6 hrs 40-H49
||AL/FL/AZ CE Broker # 20-409818
*University & multi-center Licensure available upon request; all courses single user only
*7.50 NBCOT® PDUs
*Excellent for all therapists wanting to solidify their understanding of flexor tendon rehabilitation.
Domain of OT, Occupational Therapy Process
Elisa Marks MS, OTR/L, CEAS, CHT
This interactive .60 CEU course is in movie format. This is an intermediate (mixed level learning) AOTA APP course which teaches the learner how to evaluate and treat flexor tendons. The learner will learn a variety of treatment programs to enable them to pick and choice appropriate programs for their patients. Instructional methods include: lecture, hands on demonstration, power point presentation, live surgical viewing. Upon Successful completion off this mixed learning level course via examination (80%) your certificate will be sent on email.
After attending this course and participating, the attendees will be able to:
Recognize the basic anatomy and function of the flexor tendon, pulley system, and functions of the synovial fluid.
Identify the surgical landmarks and their importance/relevance in developing a rehabilitation program.
Differentitate intrinsic and extrinsic healing of the tendon
Distinguish the different suture techniques and implications for rehabilitation
Recognize the differences and similarities between the various protocols being used today: Kleinart, Modified Duran, Evans, and other early motion protocols.
Identify key timelines in tendon healing.
Determine the therapistís management during each rehabilitation phase and critical time line
1. Receommend to have a rope, needle and thread to practice suture techniques
2. Will fabricate 3 orthotics: DBS, DBS with wrist hinge; Finger splints: receommend to have splint material to fabricate along with instructor
3.Surface anatomy will be discussed and recommended to practice along with instructor you will need either fabric pens or crayon pens that will easily wash off your skin.
Biomechanics; Tendon Sheath; Zone Classification
Anatomy by Zone
Nutrition; Tendon Healing
Diagnosis of Tendon Injury
Suture Techniques : digits; FDP Avulsion
Historical perspective; Passive motion techniques; Active Motion techniques
Tenolysis surgical and Rehabilitation
2 Stage Tendon Repair
Surgical issues; Rehabilitation
Complex Issues in Tendon Repair
Case Study of a Spaghetti Wrist
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