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Postsurgical Sports Rehab Knee & Shoulder: Module 4: Knee Cartilage Injuries & Tendon Ruptures
Discipline(s): Physical Therapy
Contact Hours: 10
Registration Fee: $159
Course Goals: This course is intended to instruct the professional through a self-paced study on the rehabilitation of knee articular cartilage injuries and tendon ruptures.
At the end of this course the professional will be able to:
*Recognize the role and anatomy of articular cartilage.
*List guidelines for an arthroscopic joint debridement or chondroplasty for Phase I, II, III, and IV including goals, precautions, treatment strategies, and criteria for advancement.
*List guidelines for a microfracture and abrasion chondroplasty procedure for phase I, II, III, and IV including goals, precautions, treatment strategies and criteria for advancement.
*Identify the International Cartilage Repair Society classification system for articular cartilage lesions.
*List guidelines for Phase I, II, III, and IV osteochondral autograft transplantation for a femoral condyle rehabilitation program including goals, brace, weight bearing, range of motion, strengthening program, functional activities and swelling control.
*List guidelines for Phase I, II, III, and IV osteochondral autograft transplantation for patella and trochlea rehabilitation program including goals, brace, weight-bearing, range of motion, strengthening program, functional activities and criteria to progress to phase II.
*List advantages and disadvantages of autologous chodrocyte implantation.
*Recognize guidelines for Phase I, II, III, and IV autologous chondrocyte implantation for femoral condyle, patella and trochlea rehabilitation programs including goals, brace, weight bearing, range of motion, strengthening program, functional activities, and swelling control.
*Recognize the articular cartilage paste grafting technique and history of procedure.
*Identify the articular cartilage paste grafting surgical technique for failed chondroplasty.
*Identify rehabilitation goals for articular cartilage transplantation for the preoperative phase, postoperative phase, functional phase and advanced functional phase.
*Identify causes for Pattello femoral pain syndrome.
*Recognize rehabilitation means for the patella including patellar taping, strengthening and exercises.
*Identify functional testing procedures for patients and patello femoral dysfunction.
*List and differentiate between specific surgeries.
*Recognize the anatomy of the knee including static and dynamic stabilizers.
*Recognize patellofemoral biomechanical considerations including advantages and disadvantages of open and closed kinetic chain activities.
*Identify patellar tracking mechanics.
*Define the J sign.
*Recognize the passive patellar tilt test.
*Identify indications for lateral release procedures.
*Identify complications of lateral release procedures including hemarthrosis.
*List guidelines for lateral release rehabilitation for Phase I, II, III and IV including time frame, criteria to enter phase I, II, III and IV, evaluation and assessment, interventions, and goals.
*Identify end feels of the tibiofemoral joint for flexion and extension.
*Identify surgical considerations for patellar and quadriceps tendon ruptures.
*List and differentiate between phases for a traditional and progressive rehabilitation program following a patellar and quadriceps tendon rupture surgery including maximum, moderate and minimum protection phases and functional progression phase.
Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, and Athletic Trainers
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Postsurgical Orthopedic Sports Rehabilitation Knee and Shoulder
By Robert C. Manske
This course utilizes text from the hardback textbook by Robert C. Manske “Postsurgical Orthopedic Sports Rehabilitation Knee and Shoulder” ©2006. This text focuses specifically on post-surgical guidelines for successful rehabilitation of the knee and shoulder for sports patients. Content covers basic concepts related to soft tissue healing, as well as core concepts in sports medicine rehabilitation, all of which lay the groundwork for discussions of specific protocols. Detailed descriptions of the latest post-surgical procedures for various knee and shoulder pathologies equip clinicians with essential knowledge needed to recommend the most effective treatment plans.
This 714 page book with 650 illustrations has been broken down by chapters into 6 modules (check your state's approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession). Each module can be purchased separately or combined with one or all of the other modules as a bundle pack. Individual modules are available in our online format (PDF Download) available instantly, or by mail.
Our mail order format allows our customer to obtain a hardcopy of the course materials. When you choose the mail format we will rush you your course materials the next business day via USPS Priority, UPS Ground or UPS 2nd Day Air.
Instructional Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Online version: $153
Mail version: $167
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Dates and Locations
01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM