Assessment of the Lumbar Spine

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Assessment of the Lumbar Spine
$74.00

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4 hours

Presented by: David Magee

This seminar will inform the participants of a systematic way to assess the lumbar spine.

Availability: In stock.

$74.00
Description

This seminar will inform the participants of a systematic way to assess the lumbar spine. The importance of obtaining a complete patient history will be stressed and illustrated by a case study. Special tests, neurological examinations, and joint play will be reviewed. Differential diagnosis of several problems of the lumbar spine will also be discussed.

Details

Run Time: 4 hours

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

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

Examination: Two (2) 20-question module Quizzes. Passing grade of 70% or higher on each required for certificate

Course Evaluation: Yes

Certificate of Completion: Yes

Workbook/Handout: Yes

Course Approvals/Certifications: 

Outline

Module I

Unit 01: Introduction
Unit 02: Assessment History - Part I
Unit 03: Assessment History - Part II
Unit 04: Assessment - Types of Pain
Unit 05: Assessment - Pain Mechanisms
Unit 06: Examination
Unit 07: Patient Assessment Instability - Part I
Unit 08: Patient Assessment Instability - Part II
Unit 09: Patient Assessment Instability - Part III
Quiz: Module I



Module II

Unit 10: Active Movement of the Spine - Part I
Unit 11: Active Movement of the Spine - Part II
Unit 12: Assessment Tests
Unit 13: Patient Assessment Muscle Imbalance Part I
Unit 14: Patient Assessment Muscle Imbalance Part II
Unit 15: Functional Tests and Special Tests
Unit 16: Special Tests
Unit 17: Patient Assessment Herniated Disc Part I
Unit 18: Patient Assessment Herniated Disc Part II
Unit 19: Patient Assessment Herniated Disc Part III
Unit 20: Examination Wrap-Up



Final Test

Certificate of Completion

Course Evaluation

Learning Goals

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

  • Define the principles of assessment
  • Obtain a good patient history
  • Describe the examination of the spine
  • Differentially diagnose problems of the lumbar spine
Additional Information

Additional Information

Instructor(s) David Magee
Platform Online
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