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Understanding and Treating Neuropathy

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Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   2
Registration Fee:   $59


Objectives
Course Goals: This course is intended to instruct the professional on signs and symptoms of peripheral neuropathy and how to appropriately treat it as a primary or secondary diagnosis. Define Peripheral Neuropathy (PPN), its types and causes Learn to recognize PPN signs and symptoms and how it is diagnosed. Understand medical treatment options Discuss Therapeutic Interventions

Description
Course Description: An estimated 20 million people in the United States have some form of peripheral neuropathy, yet many clinicians are unprepared to treat the condition appropriately, and medical and therapeutic interventions are often mal-prescribed due to misinformation or unawareness on the topic. Participants in the presentation will learn to recognize signs and symptoms of peripheral neuropathy and how to appropriately treat it as a primary or secondary diagnosis. We will also discover ongoing research efforts that are taking place to better understand the causes, prevention and treatment of peripheral neuropathy.

Dates and Locations
 
Register Address:   Home-study
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Dates:   01-01-2025 - 01-01-2025, 12:00AM 12:00AM
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