The course will be looking at stroke in the athlete under 30 years old and evaluating Mirror Therapy as a potential mechanism to help the athlete return to play. We will critically appraise the research to see what it says, what future research is needed, and whether the research answers our PICO question.
|Contact Hours: 2||
Video Course Format: Video
|Instructional Level: Intermediate||BOC Level of Difficulty: Essential|
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- Incidence of Stroke
- Stroke in the Young
- Etiology in Young
- Mirror Therapy
- Medical Literature Ratings
- Grades (APTA)
- Critical Appraisal of Literature Findings
- What the Research Tells Us
- What the Research Does Not Tell Us
- Answering Our Question
- Final Thoughts
Course Goals & Objectives:
This course is intended to better prepare the health/fitness professional and ATC in appraising the evidence regarding the effectiveness of mirror therapy as an intervention to help the athlete return to play.
- Identify how many strokes occur per year.
- Identify the most common cause of childhood stroke.
- Identify how mirror therapy benefits stroke patients.
- Identify highest level of research.
- Identify 2 components of high, medium and low-quality level research.
- Identify strengths and limitations of studies.
- Identify if mirror therapy shows benefit to stroke patients.
- Identify where is future research needed.
Criteria for Completion:
A score of 70% or more is considered passing. Scores of less than 70% indicate a failure to understand the material and the test will need to be taken again until a passing score has been achieved.
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Target Audience: Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistant, Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapist Assistant, Certified Athletic Trainers, and Nurses
Contact Hours: 2 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).
Instructional Level: Intermediate
BOC Level of Difficulty: Essential
Financial- Jennifer Reeves-Reed is employed by Good Shepherd Medical Center and receives a salary. She receives payments 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