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Articles for PT CEUs


Gaming in Stroke Rehabilitation

Deborah Espy, PT, PhD

July 7, 2016

The following text is an edited transcript of a live webinar titled “Gaming in Stroke Rehabilitation”. Please follow along with course handouts to ensure understanding of material. Gami...   Read More


Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Physical Therapy Interventions: An Attempt to Limit Debilitating Symptoms

Jennifaye V. Brown, PhD, PT, NCS

June 30, 2016

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Physical Therapy Interventions: An Attempt to Limit Debilitating Symptoms.The participant will be able to accurately describe the pathophysiology of ALS.The participant w...   Read More


Evacuation Considerations for Special Needs Populations

Amy M Schlessman, PT, DPT, DHS

May 31, 2016

Learner Outcomes The participant will be able to identify at least three agencies involved in evacuating special needs populationsThe participant will be able to define the four elements of evacuation...   Read More


A Comprehensive Review of Current Physical Therapy Treatment for the Lumbar Spine

Ellen Pong, DPT, MOT, BA

May 27, 2016

ObjectivesThe participant will be able to identify at least three difficulties in selecting effective physical therapy treatments for patients with low back pain.The participant will be able to identi...   Read More


Patient Engagement: Optimal Outcomes

Kenneth L Miller, PT, DPT, CEEAA, Laurie A. Page, PT, DPT, COS-C, HCS-D

April 22, 2016

Editor’s note: This course is a transcript of the webinar, Patient Engagement: Optimal Outcomes, presented by Kenneth L. Miller, PT, DPT, MA, CEEAA and Laurie A. Page, PT, DPT, COS-C, HCS-D. Le...   Read More

          


Medicare Documentation Update: Describing Skill Related to Discharge Planning and Maintenance Programming

Kathleen D. Weissberg, MS, OTR/L

March 28, 2016

Editor’s Note: This text-based course is a transcript of the webinar, Medicare Documentation Update: Describing Skill Related to Discharge Planning and Maintenance Programming, presented by Kat...   Read More


Evidence-Based Physical Therapy Management of the Child with Osteogenesis Imperfecta

Alicia Fernandez-Fernandez, PT, DPT, PhD

February 29, 2016

Thank you for taking the time today to learn more about the child with osteogenesis imperfecta. This is a population where we can make a difference. It is very important for us as therapists to have...   Read More


Pharmacology Basics for the Geriatric Population: Part 2

Kenneth L. Miller, PT, DPT, CEEAA

February 9, 2016

Editor’s Note: This text-based course is a transcript of the webinar, Pharmacology Basics for the Geriatric Population: Part 2, presented by Kenneth L Miller, PT, DPT, CEEAA. Please follow alon...   Read More


Georgia Jurisprudence for Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants

Calista Kelly, PT, DPT, Cert. MDT, CEEAA

December 7, 2015

My name is Calista Kelly, PT, and today we will be discussing the rules and regulations in the state of Georgia regarding physical therapy, of which some have recently changed. Learning Objectives Th...   Read More


Tennessee Ethics and the Physical Therapy Professional

Baron P. Johnson, PT, Mark E. Hyder, PT, DPT, RAC-CT

November 18, 2015

One of the reasons we talk about ethics, core values, ethical statements, and these tools from our professional and state organizations is we are trying to establish credibility. We are trying to est...   Read More


A HIIT for all Populations

Lori Sherlock, Ed.D, MS, ATRIC, AEA Fitness Specialist, CSCS

October 31, 2015

Editor’s Note: This text-based course is a transcript of the webinar, A HIIT for all Populations, presented by Lori Sherlock, Ed.D., C.S.C.S., A.T.R.I.C., AEA Aquatic Exercise Specialist. Dr....   Read More

 


Manual Mobility for Self-Propulsion

Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS

September 17, 2015

Editor’s Note: This text-based course is a transcript of the webinar, Manual Wheelchairs, presented by Michelle L. Lange, OTR/L, ABDA, ATP/SMS.>> Michelle Lange: We are going to be discu...   Read More


Dependent Mobility

Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS

September 17, 2015

Editor’s Note: This text-based course is a transcript of the webinar, Dependent Mobility, presented by Michelle L. Lange, OTR/L, ABDA, ATP/SMS. >> Michelle Lange: Our webinar today is on...   Read More


Augmented Mobility

Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS

September 17, 2015

Editor’s Note: This text-based course is a transcript of the webinar, Augmented Mobility, presented by Michelle L. Lange, OTR/L, ABDA, ATP/SMS.>> Michelle Lange: Today, we will be talkin...   Read More


Pharmacology Basics for the Geriatric Population: Part 1

Kenneth L. Miller, PT, DPT, CEEAA

September 1, 2015

Therapists are key members of the health care team, in that we need to be monitoring our patients for intended effects, untoward effects, as well as side effects of these medications. This course will...   Read More

 


General Pharmacology for the Physical Therapist

Michelle A. Fritsch, Pharm.D., CGP, BCACP

August 17, 2015

There is a substantial amount of science and research behind medication use. We have good information about pharmacokinetics and understand that component of medication use. AbsorptionAbsorption is th...   Read More


Recycle Bin Boogie

Amy M Schlessman, PT, DPT, DHS

June 23, 2015

There is a call to action to engage out youth. There is an urgent action to engage young children as agents of change for the environment; having them take place in helping their environment, not just...   Read More


Texas Ethics and Jurisprudence

Calista Kelly, PT, DPT, Cert. MDT, CEEAA

June 15, 2015

The Texas PT Practice Act is contained in the Occupations Code, in Title 3, Subtitle H, Chapter 453, of the Texas Codes Annotated. The 62nd Texas Legislature enacted the Physical Therapy Practice Act...   Read More


Functional Electrical Stimulation in Neurorehabilitation

Jill Seale, PT, PhD, NCS

May 28, 2015

What is functional electrical stimulation? Everyone probably knows this already as you learn this in your basic undergraduate curriculum. It is the use of neuromuscular electrical stimulation, but spe...   Read More


Bridging The Generation Gap: Teaching and Working with Different Generations

Yolanda Griffiths, OTD, OTR/L, FAOTA

April 29, 2015

For the first time in history we have four distinct generations interacting in the classroom. Ryder (1965), as well as Strauss and Howe (1991), were some of the first researchers to study generational...   Read More