Saturday, November 26th, 2022
Shoulder pain resulting from stroke hemiplegia is a common clinical consequence. Hemiplegic shoulder pain can occur as early as two weeks post-stroke but an onset of two to three months is more typical. Frozen shoulder, pain and weakness can negatively affect rehabilitation outcomes as good shoulder function is a prerequisite for successful transfers, maintaining balance, effective hand function, and performing ADL’s activities of daily living.
In this AOTA Approved "Distance Learning Independent" introductory Stroke/Neuro course, topics will include:
Evidence-Based Treatment Considerations - What works and what does not.
To participate in this CEU and receive credit, the participant must be a licensed, treating clinician. Completion of this course will reward you with 2.0 NBCOT PDUs (0.2 AOTA CEUs). To receive credit you will need to complete all modules of the course, score ≥80% on the quiz, and complete the course feedback survey. You will have 90 days to complete this course.
Education Level - Introductory
Audience - Rehab professionals (OT/OTA, PT/PTA, Physician, Orthotist, Prosthetist)
Education Credit - 2.0 PDU or 0.2 CEU
AOTA Approved CEU
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