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Innovative Interventions for Resolving Drop Foot Without AFOs - A Webinar for Physical Therapist Assistants

Course: #4973Level: Intermediate 2 Hours 158 Reviews

This course aims to review the causes of foot drop and offer solutions to address foot drop when an AFO is unavailable or how to modify one to improve gait function. The emphasis will address pre-swing and swing phase interventions within the scope of practice for physical therapist assistants.

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to recognize gait impairments in stance or swing phase suggestive of foot drop.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to determine the cause of foot drop based on impairments or activity limitations as presented in a written case, picture, or video.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to create interventions within the scope of practice to address foot drop based on a written case, picture, or video.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to justify an intervention to address foot drop based on a written case, picture, or video.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to integrate information learned that can address social determinants of health and be immediately applied to neurologic rehabilitation practice.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introductions, Review of learning outcomes
5-25 Minutes Recognizing gait impairments indicative of foot drop
25-45 Minutes Determining the causes of foot drop
45-85 Minutes Interventions for foot drop
85-95 Minutes Justifying treatment interventions for foot drop
95-110 Minutes Case scenario/Study applications
110-120 Minutes Summary, Q&A

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California

PhysicalTherapy.com is a recognized continuing competency approval agency for the Physical Therapy Board of California. This course is offered for 2.0 hours of continuing competency.


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Washington D.C.

The District of Columbia Board of Physical Therapy (Board) has established that PhysicalTherapy.com is an approved continuing education provider for DC physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. Licensees must adhere to all other continuing education regulations of the Board, including those related to online courses and content.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

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continued, LLC, DBA PhysicalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.2 CEUs for this program.


IL Physical Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor

PhysicalTherapy.com is approved by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation as a sponsor of continuing education for PTs/PTAs (Sponsor License #216000252). This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Intermediate level).


KPTA

This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Intermediate level, Category 2) by the Kentucky Physical Therapy Association (Provider #CS80-2024-APTAKY).


New York

PhysicalTherapy.com is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education.


Oklahoma

PhysicalTherapy.com is an Approved Provider by the Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure & Supervision for Physical Therapists, PT CE Provider BAP202310006. This course is offered for 2 hours of continuing education for Oklahoma PTs/PTAs.


Texas Physical Therapy Association

This course is offered for 2.0 hours (Intermediate 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 #2706033TX).



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