The overhead throwing athlete often experiences shoulder pain and shoulder lesions. Most lesions can be treated successfully non-operatively, but sometimes surgery is necessary. Rehabilitation following surgery plays a key role in the ultimate outcome for the athlete - getting back to playing their sport.
Run Time: 1 hour
Attendee: Physical Therapists, PTA's, Students, Athletic Trainers
Required Equipment: Personal, Tablet, or Smartphone with access to Broadband Internet (<1.4 mbps)
Examination: 17 question quiz, Passing grade of 70% or higher required for certificate
Course Evaluation: Yes
Certificate of Completion: Yes
ProCert has awarded certification in the amount of 1 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).
60 min Presentation and conversation with Dr. Andrews
Certificate of Completion
- Learning Goals
Upon successful completion of this webinar, the participants will be able to:
- Discuss rehab guidelines following several selected surgical procedures
- Develop specific rehab programs for:
- SLAP Repairs
- Rotator Cuff Debridement
- Capsular Plication
- Rotator Cuff Repairs
- Behavioral Objectives
- By the end of the course, the participant will be able to:
1. Articulate 5 rehabilitation guidelines regarding a SLAP lesion repair the clinician should consider before implementing a rehabilitation program.
2. Compare 5 differences or similarities in the Rehabilitation programs for SLAP debridement versus a SLAP repair.
3. Identify 4, specific, criteria that must be met before an interval, training program is implemented.
4. Demonstrate the O’Brien test on a patient recovering from a SLAP procedure to assess and determine readiness for a throwing program.
5. Incorporate the Advanced Thrower’s 10-exercise program in the rehabilitation of a patient recovering from a SLAP repair.
DetailsThe overhead throwing athlete often experiences shoulder pain and shoulder lesions. Most lesions can be treated successfully non-operatively, but sometimes surgery is necessary. Rehabilitation following surgery plays a key role in the ultimate outcome for the athlete - getting back to playing their sport.
- Additional Information
Instructor(s) Kevin Wilk ProCert 1 CCU Continuing Education State(s) Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Puerto Rico Platform Webcast Online