Contact Hours2.5 Hours
This webinar is intended to provide an overview of common shoulder injuries such as rotator cuff, SLAP tears, adhesive capsulitis, instability, impingement, arthritis, overuse. and associated pathology. We will review shoulder examination tests & techniques, summarize therapeutic interventions, discuss return to activity guidelines and summarize outcome data.
At the end of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Recognize signs and symptoms of common shoulder disorders including rotator cuff pathology, SLAP tears, adhesive capsulitis, instability, impingement, arthritis, and overuse.
- Perform a thorough shoulder exam to rule out differential diagnoses
- Use a multi-model approach to treatment for various shoulder conditions including joint mobilization, dry needling, soft tissue mobilizations, open and closed chain therapeutic exercises and return to play assessments
- Understand key concepts of post-operative care for shoulder stabilization, labral repair, rotator cuff repair, SAD, and total shoulder arthroplasty
Approved in my State?
as Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants
as Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants
as Certified Athletic Trainers
as CSCS / CPT
Satisfactory completion of this course will require the participant to complete a 10 question post-test with a minimum passing score of 70%.