Using current research, this Seminar-on-Demand provides insights into efficient and effective non-operative rehabilitation of the most common acute and chronic ankle/foot injuries. Additionally, it presents up to date information regarding post-operative rehabilitation following fracture stabilization, ligament reconstruction, tendon repair, and joint procedures of the ankle/foot.
From adolescents to the elderly, and athletes to desk jockeys, this seminar will help practitioners choose appropriate therapeutic interventions based on patient presentation and patient goals. Video clips throughout the presentation hone participant implementation of key skills and enable immediate integration into clinical practice.
This Seminar-on-Demand is 4 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).
|Contact Hours: 4||
Video Course Format: Video
|Target Audience: ATC/LAT, PT/PTA|
|Instructional Level: Intermediate||BOC Level of Difficulty: Essential|
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- Introduction and overview
- Common ankle/foot injuries
- Hallux Valgus and rehabilitation
- Chevron procedure
- Planter fasciitis and rehabilitation
- Pathology overview
- Alternative interventions
- Inversion ankle sprain
- Interventions and rehabilitation
- Ankle mob brief video
- Ankle balance video
- Ankle Plyo Video
- Pathology of functional ankle instability
- Achiles tendon rupture
- Pathology overview
- Gastroc strengthening video
- Ankle FX gait and rehab
- Medial Tibial Stress syndrome
- Tibialis posterior insufficiency
- Tib post
Course Goals & Objectives:
This course is intended to instruct the professional through a self-paced study on efficient and effective rehabilitation of acute, chronic, overuse, and surgical problems of the ankle and foot.
At the end of this course the professional will be able to:
- Utilize an algorithmic approach to rehabilitation for common acute and chronic injuries of the ankle/foot.
- Discuss precautions and contraindications based on diagnosis, patient presentation, and surgical procedure.
- Develop and modify exercise progression based on patient presentation and surgical procedure.
- Perform manual therapy techniques to the ankle/foot to assist with rehabilitation goals.
- Identify and correct training errors that may contribute to ankle/foot pathology.
- Identify when taping, bracing, and footwear modifications may assist with treating ankle/foot pathologies.
- Utilize outcome tools to identify functional impairments and to monitor patient progress.
Contract Hours: 4
Target Audience: Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, and Athletic Trainers.
Instructional Level: Intermdiate
BOC Level of Difficulty: Essential
Course Type: Seminar-on-Demand
Financial – Betsy Myers is employed at Saint Francis Health System receives a salary. She receives payment from HomeCEU for the presentation of this course. Nonfinancial - no relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.
Content Disclosure: This course does not focus solely on any specific product or service.