Lateral Epicondylitis: The Therapists Approach to Conquering Pain

Lateral Epicondylitis: The Therapists Approach to Conquering Pain

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CONTACT HOURS:2.75 Hours
CEU:0.275
AOTA: Domain of OT, OTP,
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NBCOT®:3.25 PDUs
STATE: FL 20-171356 2.75hrs
CA 40-H2 2.75hrs

This interactive course is in movie format. This course reviews bony landmarks, discusses causative factors, and ways to modify common tasks and treat lateral epicondylitis. . This course will help the therapist gain control of this difficult diagnosis.

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Hand Therapy Certification

This course is accepted by the Hand Therapy Certification Commission towards re-certification.

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Domain of OT, Occupational Therapy Process

This interactive course is in movie format. This course is excellent for occupational and physical therapists, COTAs, and PTAs evaluating and treating lateral epicondylitis. Instructional methods include: Lecture, examination, and demonstrations. This course is an intermediate to advanced learning level. This course reviews bony landmarks, discusses causative factors, and ways to modify common tasks and treat lateral epicondylitis. Lateral Epicondylitis is one of the most common upper extremity tendonitis and the most lingering.

This course will help the therapist gain control of this difficult diagnosis. Mixed level learning course – Instructional Methods include PowerPoint presentation, lecture, and video to enhance understanding. Upon successful completion of the examination (80%) your certificate will be sent via email.

Objectives

  • Review how to effectively identify risk factors contributing to lateral epicondylitis
  • List the primary anatomical landmarks and how they can be injured with motion
  • Observe how to perform an effective examination and differential diagnosis
  • Review different treatment options including, splinting, modalities, ergonomic considerations, pain management, stretching, exercising and work and recreational re-entry protocols
  • Review tips, tricks and techniques to help treat this challenging diagnosis.
  • View product demonstration to assist with treating lateral epicondylitis
  • Describe conservative and surgical intervention for treating lateral epicondylitis
    • Adjunctive DVDs available for some courses for an additional fee. Call 727-560-5552 for details

Outline

  1. Anatomy review what primary muscle contributes
  2. Diagnosis of lateral epicondylitis
  3. How to treat lateral epicondylitis
  4. Hot/Cold and other modalities
  5. Splinting Strategies
  6. Soft tissue mobilization
  7. Exercises, Stretches
  8. Modification of activities
  9. What to avoid

 

Nancy Falkenstein, OTR/L, CHT received her degree in Occupational Therapy from Medical University of South Carolina in 1990 and her Certification in Hand Therapy in 1996. Prio to receiving her degree she served in the US Navy as a Religious Program Specialist. . Nancy is an international speaker on hand and upper extremity pathologies.

4 reviews for Lateral Epicondylitis: The Therapists Approach to Conquering Pain

  1. Lance Vestal

    Good review. Nice hands on demonstration of treatment techniques. Vendor information very appreciated.

  2. larry rush

    . Very good information on Rx program for epicondylitis. I was able to implement the ideas in the course immediately and had very good response.

  3. Danielle Rose LOTR/.CLT

    I did learn several new tricks to add to my bag as well as other clinical reasoning skills to enhance my decision making.

  4. Anonymous

    Good conference. I look forward to more.

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