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Management of Upper Extremity Tendon Injuries and Fractures

Rehab Education

Format(s):   Live Seminars
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   14
Registration Fee:   $529

Upon completion of course, therapist will understand : identify the anatomy of the pip joint, flexor tendons, and extensor tendons
recognize normal physiology of digital motion
list the various methods for management of flexor and extensor tendons using various methods described in the literature
list/recognize the different methods for the management of pip joint injuries
list/recognize the different methods for management of distal radius fractures
list/recognize the different methods for principles of wrist and hand splinting
recognize the principles and perform joint mobilization for the wrist and carpals (joint mobilization lab)

Confirmation Notes
14 contact hours in upper extremity and hand therapy education
This course is accepted by many professional credentialing organizations and state professional regulatory boards. Rules and regulations change frequently without notification, and apply differently to live and online courses. Please check with your state board to confirm accuracy of this list and acceptance of contact hours. Certificate of Attendance will be issued to all participants upon completion of the course and may be used for CEU verification of credits. CE credits vary by state. Please check with your state board/certifying agency to confirm conversion of contact hours to CE.
AOTA Approved Provider
California OT Board: This course and instructor have been approved by the CA Board of OT for 14 contact hours of post-professional education in the advanced practice area of hand therapy. Approval #22-H2.
Physical Therapy Board of California: The Physical Therapy Board of California recognizes Rehab Education, LLC as an approval agency to approve providers offering continuing competency courses for CA licensed PTs and PTAs. This course is approved for 14 contact hours.
Illinois State Board of Physical Therapy: Approved CE Sponsor by Illinois State Board of Physical Therapy, Division of Professional Regulations, Approval #216.000227. (Course must be taken prior to 09-30-2018)
NY State Physical Therapy Board: Rehab Education, LLC is recognized as an approved provider of PT and PTA continuing education by the NY State Education Department Board of Physical Therapy. (Course must be taken prior to 05-10-2018)
PA State Board of Physical Therapy: This course has been approved by the Pennsylvania State Board Physical Therapy for 14 contact hours. Approval #PTCE011034. (Course must be taken between 12-2-2017 and 12-31-2018)
Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners: This course has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners as meeting continuing education requirements for PTs and PTAs for 14 CEU. Approval #60882TX. (Course must be taken between 04-23-2016 and 04-23-2017)
American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Approved Provider #6177: These states currently recognize AOTA Approved Providers for OT continuing education either in regulatory language or by formal written communication to AOTA:
Alaska Arkansas Delaware District of Columbia Illinois Indiana Kentucky Louisiana Maryland Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nevada New Hampshire New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oregon Oklahoma Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina Tennessee Texas Vermont Virginia The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.

Day 1: 8:00am – 5:00pm Registration begins at 7:30am
Day 2: 8:00am – 4:00pm Sign-in begins at 7:30am
Agenda Day 1:
8:00-10:00 Pre-Test Flexor Tendon Anatomy and Injuries 10:00-10:15 Break 10:15-12:00 Flexor Tendon Complications and Management 12:00-1:00 Lunch, on your own 1:00-3:00 Extensor Tendon Anatomy and Management 3:00-3:15 Break 3:15-5:00 Joint Structure and Joint Mobilization Concept
Agenda Day 2:
8:00-10:00 Fractures of the wrist 10:00-10:15 Break 10:15-12:00 Fractures of the Hand 12:00-1:00 Lunch, on your own 1:00-4:00 Joint Mobilization Hands-on Lab Post-Test

This intermediate level course is designed to enhance the understanding of the impact of tendon injuries and fractures on the wrist and hand. The comprehensive course provides an analytical approach to the rehabilitation of tendon injuries and fractures, combined with hands-on mobilization lab sessions.
Animation and video-clips of cadaver dissection, surgery, pathomechanics, and treatment enhance the learning experience. Class size is limited to maximize participant to faculty interaction.
Program subject to change. Participants are cautioned to apply new information and skills within the scope of state licensure law.
During hands-on lab sessions, course instructor(s) will evaluate each participant’s techniques/skills learned to determine proficiency for course completion.
Note: Early Bird rates are in effect if your application is postmarked four weeks or more prior to registration. Early Bird Rate $449 Late Registration Rate $499

Dates and Locations
Register Address:   New York (midtown Manhattan) New York
Dates:   11-03-2018 - 11-04-2018, 12:00AM 12:00AM