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FUNCTIONAL ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT OF SCAPULAR DYSFUNCTION

Therapy Network Seminars


Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy / Athletic Training
Contact Hours:   1.5
Registration Fee:   $42


Objectives
1. Identify normal and abnormal scapular function in terms of position, muscle performance, and motion 2. Identify the mechanisms underlying scapular dysfunction. 3. Identify the key components of the physical examination for scapular function. 4. Identify evidence based intervention strategies to improve scapular position, muscle performance, and motion.

Target Audience
PT, DC, ATC, OT, PTA, OTA

Confirmation Notes
EMAIL CONFIRMATION SENT WITH COURSE LINK UPON RECEIPT OF TUITON

Description
Alterations in scapular function are associated with shoulder pain including rotator cuff disease, instability, and adhesive capsulitis. However, recent evidence suggests that resolving scapular dyskinesis is not associated with resolution of symptoms are predictive of arm injury in pitchers. Thus, a systematic approach that includes scapular position, muscle performance, and movement patterns is required to best understand the role of scapular dysfunction in patients with shoulder pain. This webinar will provide a scientific basis for the evaluation and treatment of scapular dysfunction based on the latest evidence and current clinical thought.

Dates and Locations
 
Register Address:   Home-study
Location:   Online Webinar
Dates:   01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 1:30AM
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