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Introduction to Cascade Dafo and Fast Fit Orthoses

Course: #1809 Level: Introductory2 Hours 565 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

This distance learning course provides an introduction to Cascade Dafo and an overview of the philosophy behind dynamic lower extremity bracing for pediatric patients. The course also discussed Cascade Dafo's prefabricated Fast Fit orthotic solutions and examines which common pediatric gait deviations can be addressed with Fast Fit products.

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Course created on November 21, 2014

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Course Type: Recorded Webinar

CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; CA/2.0; CO/2.0; CT/2.0; DE/2.0; GA/2.0; HI/2.0; IA/2.0; ID/2.0; IL/2.0; IN/2.0; KS/2.0; KY/2.0 Category 2; MA/2.0; MD/0.2; ME/2.0; MI/2.0; MO/2.0; MS/2.0; MT/2.0; NC/2.0; ND/2.0; NE/2.0; NH/2.0; NY/2.0; OR/2.0; PA/2.0; RI/2.0; SC/2.0; SD/2.0; TN/2.0; TX/2.0; UT/2.0; VA/2.0; VT/2.0; WA/2.0; WI/2.0; WY/2.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkThe participant will be able to describe the origins of dynamic lower extremity orthoses and list the differenced between DAFO's and traditional rigid AFO's.
  • checkmarkThe participant will be able to list three benefits of choosing dynamic orthoses for pediatric patients.
  • checkmarkThe participant will be able to describe the advantages of the clinical team approach to patient care.
  • checkmarkThe participant will be able to describe which gait deviations can be addressed through the use of prefabricated Fast Fit orthoses and why they can be especially useful for early intervention.
  • checkmarkThe participant will be able to recommend size, order and optimize prefabricated Fast Fit orthoses to best meet specific patient needs.

Agenda

0-10 Minutes How bracing can help
10-20 Minutes History of dynamic bracing
20-25 Minutes Why use Cascade Dafo
25-30 Minutes The clinical team approach
30-40 Minutes Fast Fit Orthoses overview and advantages
40-50 Minutes Who can use Fast Fit and why
50-90 Minutes Patient case studies
90-120 Minutes Sizing, ordering and fitting Fast Fit

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Presenter Disclosure: This course is presented by Loretta Sheldon and Cascade Dafo in partnership with PhysicalTherapy.com

Sponsor Disclosure: This course is presented by Loretta Sheldon and Cascade Dafo in partnership with PhysicalTherapy.com

Content Disclosure: This learning event will focus on dynamic lower extremity bracing, in particular Cascade Dafo's Fast Fit Orthosis.

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IL Physical Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor

This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Introductory level) by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation (Sponsor License #216000252).


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Texas Physical Therapy Association

This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Introductory level) by the Texas Physical Therapy Association. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE. The Texas Physical Therapy Association (TPTA) administers the CCAP on behalf of the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners (Provider #1807033TX). Beginning July 1, 2018, the Texas Physical Therapy Association (TPTA) administers the CCAP on behalf of the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners (Provider #2106033TX).



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