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Tilt vs. Recline: Clinical Indicators
Discipline(s): Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours: 2
Registration Fee: $59
At the end of this course the professional will be able to:
Define positioning, seating and seating functions.
Identify reasons for a client to use seating functions.
Recognize the types, indications and contraindications of tilt, recline and tilt/recline combinations.
Identify special considerations for wheelchairs that tilt and/or recline.
Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, Physical Therapists, and Physical Therapist Assistants.
This course focuses on clinical advantages, disadvantages, and product limitations of power tilt, recline, and tilt/recline systems. Michelle instructs clinicians on the definition of positioning, seating and seating functions as well as reasons for a client to use seating functions. Clinicians also gain knowledge in recognizing the types, indications and contraindications of tilt, recline and tilt/recline combinations and special considerations for wheelchairs that tilt and/or recline.
Dates and Locations
01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM