Therapeutic intervention for the resolution of elbow stiffness. Joint and soft tissue mobilization, therapeutic exercise and occupation-based interventions to prevent and resolve elbow stiffness are presented. Orthotic principles for prevention and resolution of elbow stiffness are reviewed. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.
Course created on February 11, 2020
Course Type: Recorded Webinar
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/1.0; AL/1.0; AR/1.0; AZ/1.0; CA/1.0; CO/1.0; CT/1.0; DC/1.0; DE/1.0; GA/1.0; HI/1.0; IA/1.0; IACET/0.1; ID/1.0; IL/1.0; IN/1.0; KS/1.0; KY/1.0 Category 2; MA/1.0; ME/1.0; MI/1.0; MO/1.0; MS/1.0; MT/1.0; NC/1.0; ND/1.0; NE/1.0; NH/1.0; NY/1.0; OR/1.0; PA/1.0; RI/1.0; SC/1.0; SD/1.0; TN/1.0; TX/1.0; UT/1.0; VA/1.0; VT/1.0; WA/1.0; WI/1.0; WY/1.0
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the joint and soft tissue mobilization techniques of the elbow.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe neurophysiological/proprioceptive/occupation-based interventions to reduce co-contraction phenomena.
- After this course, participants will be able to list orthotic options to prevent and resolve elbow stiffness.
|5-20 Minutes||Joint and soft tissue mobilization of the elbow|
|20-35 Minutes||Neurophysiological/proprioceptive/occupation-based interventions to reduce co-contraction phenomena|
|35-55 Minutes||Orthotic checkout and fabrication to prevent and resolve elbow stiffness|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
Paul Bonzani, MHS, OTR/L, CHT
Paul Bonzani is an assistant clinical professor in the department of occupational therapy at the University of New Hampshire. He teaches the human movement and adult development courses in the required curricula and elective courses in upper extremity rehabilitation/orthotic fabrication and physical agent modalities. Additionally, he co-teaches a course on the psychobiological manifestations and management of the human stress response. Paul obtained his CHT credential in 1991 and continues to practice in addition to his educational responsibilities. Finally, Paul has authored multiple textbook chapters and review articles on varied upper extremity rehabilitation topics including, functional anatomy, tendinopathy management, elbow rehabilitation, and mobilization orthoses.
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