Wilk PTI Online: Recognition & Treatment of UCL Injuries in Athletes

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Wilk PTI Online: Recognition & Treatment of UCL Injuries in Athletes
$45.00

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1 hour

Presented by: Kevin Wilk

Kevin Wilk will outline appropriate exercises for rehabilitating patients after UCL surgery.

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Description

Dr. Dugas joins Kevin Wilk this month to discuss UCL injuries in athletes. Dr. Dugas is an orthopedic surgeon at the Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Center in Birmingham, AL. He will discuss the biomechanics of the elbow, strategies for examining injured elbows, and surgical interventions. Kevin Wilk will outline appropriate exercises for rehabilitating patients after UCL surgery.

Details

1 CCU - ProCert

Run Time: 1 hour

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

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

Examination: Short quiz. Passing grade of 70% or higher required for certificate

Course Evaluation: Yes

Certificate of Completion: Yes

Workbook/Handout: Yes

Course Approvals/Certifications: 

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).

Outline

Presentation Agenda

25 min   Presentation by Dr. Dugas
25 min   Exercise programs by Kevin Wilk
10 min   Questions and Answers

Quiz

Course Evaluation

Certificate of Completion

Learning Goals

Upon successful completion of this webinar, the participants will be able to: 

  • Describe how to assess injured elbows for UCL injuries
  • Summarize surgical interventions for injured ulnar collateral ligaments
  • Design an effective and appropriate rehabilitation program based on current clinical and scientific research for UCL injuries following surgery.
Behavioral Objectives
  1. Upon completion of the course, the participant will be able to develop a protocol using a seated and supine UCL stress to evaluate medial elbow stability and UCL integrity in the assessment of an overhead-throwing athlete. 
  2. Upon completion of the course, the participant will be able to defend the operative management using three rationales for a patient with a UCL injury.   
  3. Upon completion of the course the participant will be able to design a rehabilitation treatment program using a variety of 10 exercises for a patient with a UCL injury.
Description

Details

Dr. Dugas joins Kevin Wilk this month to discuss UCL injuries in athletes. Dr. Dugas is an orthopedic surgeon at the Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center in Birmingham, AL. He will discuss the biomechanics of the elbow, strategies for examining injured elbows, and surgical interventions. Kevin Wilk will outline appropriate exercises for rehabilitating patients after UCL surgery.
Additional Information

Additional Information

Instructor(s) Kevin Wilk
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
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