Exercise Strategies and Progression for Musculoskeletal Dysfunction is organized by University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences and will be held during Feb 17 - 18, 2018 at Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, Erlanger, Kentucky, United States of America.
The target audience for this medical event is Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants and Athletic Trainers. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 15 or 1.5 CEUs.
Course Description :
This seminar covers exercise strategies for a variety of musculoskeletal conditions, commonly encountered in the outpatient orthopedic clinic, affecting the spine and extremities. The exercise interventions and progressions proposed are grounded in current research while maintaining clinical applicability. Several classic methods in which patients are progressed and prescribed exercises will be challenged with contemporary models. Instruction includes lecture, video and lab demonstration of techniques along with case examples. This seminar contains a lab component where participants will be able to perform, instruct, critique and modify exercise techniques.
Conference Objectives are :
At the completion of this seminar the attendee should be able to:
• Describe the exercise strategies utilized for the treatment of common impairments of the spine, upper quarter and lower quarter.
• Examine the current best evidence when considering exercise prescription for musculoskeletal dysfunction.
• Apply current strategies for progression of exercise for patients experiencing musculoskeletal dysfunction of the spine and extremity.
• Demonstrate exercise interventions with appropriate modification when indicated.
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.