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Concepts in Managing Lumbar Radiculopathy: A practical approach to facilitate successful outcomes

Therapy Network Seminars


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


Objectives
Identify the primary anatomical sites often attributed to lumbar radiculopathy Explain the diagnostic accuracy of select examination findings Describe treatment approaches for lumbar radiculopathy which include exercise, manual therapy and education. Evaluate clinical decision making based on examination results and treatment response.

Target Audience
PT, PTA, ATC

Confirmation Notes
An email confirmation with a link to join the webinar will be sent upon receipt of tuition

Description
Patients with referred symptoms from the lumbar spine can demonstrate considerable variability in clinical presentation and be a challenge to treat. This course will review examination procedures to identify prognostic considerations as well as best approaches to treatment. Specific sequenced treatment concepts will be presented in a practical manner using decision making algorithms. Finally, self-care and recommended home exercises will be provided in order to assist the clinician in facilitating patient self-care. Upon conclusion of this course participants will have a solid idea of how to interpret examination findings, identify specific treatment ideas and understand how to facilitate home carry over for the patient.

Dates and Locations
 
Register Address:   Home-study
Location:   Online Webinar
Dates:   01-20-2020 - 01-20-2020, 8:00PM 9:30PM Eastern
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