This course covers the comprehensive physical therapy assessment andtreatment of patients with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. Patientmanagement section includes psychosocial management and a brief review of thecurrent medical management of this patient population. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.
Live WebinarTue, Mar 10, 2020 at 12:00 pm EDT
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; ID/2.0; IL/2.0; IN/2.0; KS/2.0; KY/2.0 Category 2; MA/2.0; 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
- Participants will be able to identify at least two signs and symptoms of patients with Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) using the Budapest Criteria.
- Participants will be able to identify at least three medical interventions commonly used for patients with CRPS.
- Participants will be able to assess patients with at least two examination procedures used to identify those with centralized pain.
- Participants will be able to create at least two goal-specific interventions using the Graded Motor Imagery (GMI) process.
- Participants will be able to create a comprehensive treatment plan based on key impairment categories.
|0-30 Minutes||Review of learning outcomes, Background, Review of Budapest Criteria, Impairment profile of patient with CRPS, brief review of medical management|
|30-60 Minutes||Examination techniques|
|60-90 Minutes||Treatment techniques, review of GMI, psychosocial management|
|90-110 Minutes||Case Study|
|110-120 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Brittany Kim, PT, DPT, OCS
Brittany Kim received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Southern California. She then went on to complete the Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Program at USC and is now a Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist. She developed her expertise in treating patients with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) while being a member of an interdisciplinary pain team that primarily treats patients with CRPS. Her other clinical interests include treating the complex orthopedic patient, including patients with Ehlers Danlos Syndrome and neurologic patients with orthopedic conditions. Dr. Kim works at Re+Active Physical Therapy treating patients with neurologic and complex orthopedic conditions, mentors in the USC Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Program, teaches in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at USC as a guest lecturer, and teaches in the continuing education courses at USC that focus on the management of centralized pain.
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