Running related injury is common presentation in rehabilitation practices. Some studies report over 50% of runners will experience an injury that limits participation at some point. The majority of injuries specific to distance runners will occur in the lower quarter and many of these will involve the lower leg and foot and ankle complex. This course will review the epidemiology of selected running related injuries and provide evidence-based recommendations for examination and treatment. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for PTs, PTAs and ATs.
Course created on March 17, 2017
Course Type: Recorded Webinar
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.5; AL/2.5; AR/2.5; AZ/2.5; BOC/2.5 Category A; CA/2.5; CO/2.5; CT/2.5; DE/2.5; GA/2.5; HI/2.5; IA/2.5; IACET/0.3; ID/2.5; IL/2.5; IN/2.5; KS/2.5; KY/2.5 Category 2; MA/2.5; ME/2.5; MI/2.5; MO/2.5; MS/2.5; MT/2.5; NC/2.5; ND/2.5; NE/2.5; NH/2.5; NY/2.5; OR/2.5; PA/2.5; ProCert/FSBPT/2.0; RI/2.5; SC/2.5; SD/2.5; TN/2.5; TX/2.5; UT/2.5; VA/2.5; VT/2.5; WA/2.5; WI/2.5; WY/2.5
- The participant will be able to describe at least two common running related injuries in the foot and ankle complex and lower leg.
- The participant will be able to describe at least three sound clinical reasoning skills and at least three evidence-based clinical tests and measures to the evaluation of the foot and ankle complex.
- The participant will be able to implement an evidence-based treatment plan that includes at least three interventions to address selected running related pathology.
- The participant will be able to outline a return to run program for a distance runner.
|0-5 Minutes||Background and review of learner outcomes|
|5-10 Minutes||Epidemiology of running related injury|
|10-90 Minutes||Examination and treatment of selected running related injuries of the lower leg and foot and ankle complex|
|90-115 Minutes||Return to run considerations|
|115-145 Minutes||Patient case|
|145-150 Minutes||Q and A, Summary|
David Nolan, PT, DPT, MS, OCS, SCS, CSCS
Dr. Nolan is an Associate Clinical Professor at Northeastern University in the Department of Physical Therapy, Movement and Rehabilitation Sciences as well as a Graduate Lecturer in the College of Professional Studies in the transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Northeastern University. David is also a Clinical Specialist at the Mass General Sports Physical Therapy Service and the Director of the MGH / Northeastern University Sports Physical Therapy Residency Program.
Dr. Nolan is a board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist and Sports Clinical Specialist through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He is a past recipient of the “Excellence in Clinical Teaching” award from the New England Consortium of Academic Coordinators of Clinical Education as well as the award for Outstanding Achievement in Clinical Practice by the Massachusetts Chapter of the APTA. Dr. Nolan was also presented with the 2019 Lynn Wallace Clinical Educator award from the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy.
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