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Glenohumeral Osteoarthritis: from attempt to prevent the cascade to post-operative anatomic and reverse shoulder arthroplasty rehabilitation

Therapy Network Seminars

Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy / Athletic Training
Contact Hours:   1.5
Registration Fee:   $52

Describe the progression of glenohumeral osteoarthritis and the change in management strategies over time. Develop and implement a rehabilitation plan for the population that have total shoulder arthroplasty, with knowledge of precautions and end result expectations. Understand the different methods of surgically accessing the glenohumeral joint for anatomic shoulder arthroplasty and the implications this has on post-operative rehabilitation. Describe the process of cuff tear arthropathy that can occur with chronic massive rotator cuff tears, and the management of this challenge with reverse shoulder arthroplasty. Develop a post-operative rehabilitation program including precautions and expectations for this population.

Target Audience

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

This presentation will cover common causes of glenohumeral osteoarthritis and the role of the physical therapist in non-operative management. Instruction will continue to include surgical anatomic shoulder arthroplasty with the two different methods of accessing the glenohumeral joint and post-operative rehabilitation considerations for each approach. Post-operative management of reverse shoulder arthroplasty will also be discussed briefly, with consideration to the various indications as they related to varied outcomes.

Dates and Locations
Register Address:   Home-study
Dates:   01-20-2050 - 01-20-2050, 12:00AM 12:00AM