This course is designed to help clinicians make the connection between the integumentary system and certain therapeutic classes of pharmacologic agents to differentially screen for disease processes vs. adverse drug reactions. The content of this course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.
Course created on May 24, 2017
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; IACET/0.2; IBCCES/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; NJ/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
- The participant will be able to identify at least three common pharmacologic agents developed over last 5-7 years which may impact the integument and wound healing.
- The participant will be able to list at least three classes of pharmacologic agents that effect wound healing and overall physiology of the integument in patients.
- The participant will be able to differentiate between at least two signs and at least two symptoms of disease process and possible adverse drug reactions (ADRs).
- The participant will be able to outline at least three strategies for management of a patient with polypharmacy and potential integumentary disorder.
- The participant will be able to describe at least two reasons why physical therapists need education and training in pharmacologic agents and at least two ways those agents impact the care of our patients.
|0-5 Minutes||Background and review of learner outcomes|
|5-30 Minutes||Therapeutic classes and recent drugs to market|
|30-75 Minutes||Drug class and case study|
|75-90 Minutes||Non-prescription agents|
|90-115 Minutes||Presentation/discussion and plan of care for case study|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Sonya Dick, PT, DPT, CWS, FACCWCS
Sonya Dick PT, DPT, CWS, FACCWS has been in healthcare administration, clinical practice and higher education for over 25 years. She completed her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at The College of St Scholastica, Master's degree in Physical therapy at the University of Central Arkansas and is currently Assistant Professor and Associate Director of Clinical Education at Western Kentucky University's Program in Physical Therapy. She is a Certified Wound Specialist by the American Board of Wound Management, a Fellow of the American Academy of Clinical Wound Specialists and a member of the APTA. Sonya actively serves the section of Clinical Electrophysiology and Wound Management on various committees, task forces and is Chair of the Practice Committee for the Wound Management SIG. Sonya is a peer reviewer for the Journal of the American College of Certified Wound Specialists, Ostomy Wound Management and Journal of Novel Physiotherapies. She has been adjunct faculty or guest lecturer at multiple Universities' for Physical therapy students in the coursework for the integumentary system & wound management. Previous wound care Industry experience was for 8 years in various roles including Regional Clinical Specialist, Account Executive, and Senior Clinical Research Specialist.
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