Elbow Injuries and Rehabilitation

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1 hour 10 minutes

Quick Overview

Presented by: Kevin Wilk

Kevin Wilk teaches the most up-to-date evaluation, assessment and treatment techniques for rehabilitation of the elbow.

Description

Kevin Wilk teaches the most up-to-date evaluation, assessment and treatment techniques for rehabilitation of the elbow. He exposes participants to the latest surgical procedures performed by some of the nation's top surgeons. Dealing with patients both pre- and post -operatively will be extensively covered as well as the most common reasons leading to the need for surgical procedures and tips on how to avoid them.

Details

Run Time: 1 hour 10 minutes

Attendee: Physical Therapists, PTA's, Students, Athletic Trainers

Requirements: Personal Computer, Tablet, or Smartphone with access to Broadband Internet (<1.4 mbps)

Examination: 8-question test. Passing grade of 70% or higher required for certificate

Course Evaluation: Yes

Certificate of Completion: Yes

Workbook/Handout: Yes

Course Approvals/Certifications: 

BOC

BOC Approval: Northeast Seminars is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers. This program has been approved for (2) hours of Category A continuing education. BOC Approved Provider Home Study Course: #P498

ProCert

ProCert has awarded certification in the amount of 2 Continuing Competence Units (CCUs) to this activity. CCUs are a unit of relative value of an activity based on its evaluation against a rigorous and comprehensive set of standards representing the quality of an activity. The CCU determination is a valuation applying many factors including, but not limited to, duration of the activity. No conclusion should be drawn that CCUs correlate to time (e.g. hours).

Outline

Elbow

Unit 17: Rehab of Elbow Injuries in the Athlete
Unit 18: Treatment of UCL Sprains
Unit 19: Rehab Following UCL Reconstruction
Unit 20: Lateral Epicondylitis


Final Test

Certificate of Completion

Course Evaluation

Learning Goals

Upon completion of this class, you should be able to:

  • List and summarize the principles of rehabilitation
  • Describe rehabilitation techniques for elbow injuries

Behavioral Objectives

Upon completion of this class, you should be able to:

1. Apply the Valgus Extension Overload test in the evaluation of an overhead athlete to determine a UCL injury vs. a bony stress reaction or osteophyte.

2. Design a comprehensive rehab program for the non- operative management of an overhead thrower with an osteophyte using the 4 components discussed.

3. Demonstrate Valgus stress testing of the UCL in both supine and prone in the overhead, throwing athlete.

4. Demonstrate the O’Driscoll maneuver for pain provocation in the overhead, throwing athlete.

5. Identify 1 difference in the management of a UCL strain in a contact sport athlete vs. the overhead, throwing athlete.

6. Based on the clinical data, explain 2 disadvantages to the operative management of an osteophyte in an overhead thrower. 

7. Implement 2 treatment modalities or strategies in the rehabilitation program of an athlete with elbow tendinosis, that you have not previously utilized.

Details

Kevin Wilk teaches the most up-to-date evaluation, assessment and treatment techniques for rehabilitation of the elbow. He exposes participants to the latest surgical procedures performed by some of the nation's top surgeons. Dealing with patients both pre- and post -operatively will be extensively covered as well as the most common reasons leading to the need for surgical procedures and tips on how to avoid them.

Additional Information

Instructor(s) Kevin Wilk
Continuing Education State(s) Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin
Platform Online