It is important to understand the anatomy of the nerves in the elbow. Injury to the nerves is more common and can be overlooked. This course will go over the nerve anatomy and cover a variety of injuries that may occur. Cubital tunnel syndrome is the second most common compression syndrome and Dr. Coleman will go over the conservative and surgical treatment options. This will then be followed by non-operative and operative rehabilitation of the various nerve injuries. Appropriate treatment will be described for each individual nerve injury and the importance for guiding rehabilitation will be identified.
|Contact Hours: 2|
Video Course Format: Video
|Instructional Level: Intermediate||BOC Level of Difficulty: Advanced|
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Course Goals & Objectives:
This course is intended to instruct the professional on nerve anatomy and understanding the best treatment and management for each.
- Identify surgery management of ulnar nerve
- Recognize and understand compression neuropathies
- Identify and understand the anatomy of upper extremity in relation to nerve innervation as well as enhance knowledge regarding a nerve's response to injury and repair
- Identify commonly treated nerve injuries of upper extremity and the presentation of impairment
- Recognize thorough evaluation of upper extremity with sound clinical reasoning and current research
- Identify order of nerve return and importance for guiding rehabilitation and treatment
- Identify appropriate treatment approach individual to nerve injury related to compression, laceration, and/or nerve repair
- Identify the bones, ligaments, muscles, and nerves of the elbow
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Contact Hours: 2 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).
Target Audience: Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistant, Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapist Assistant, Athletic Trainers
Instructional Level: Intermediate
Criteria for Completion: 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
Financial – This course is created in conjunction with The Andrews Institute. The Andrews Institute receives royalty payments from HomeCEUConnection.com 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
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