This course is part 3 of a series on multiple sclerosis (MS). In this course, the presenter will cover evaluation and intervention strategies for those with mild, moderate and severe disability as well as pediatric and older adult patients with MS.
This course is also available in the 6 hour, modular course #3192, Multiple Sclerosis: Pathology, Evaluation and Intervention.
Course created on July 27, 2018
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; 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
- Develop an evaluation and treatment plan for a patient with mild disability due to MS
- Develop an evaluation and treatment plan for a patient with moderate disability due to MS
- Develop an evaluation and treatment plan for a patient with severe disability due to MS
- Develop an evaluation and treatment plan for a pediatric patient with disability due to MS
- Develop an evaluation and treatment plan for an older adult with disability due to MS
|0-15 Minutes||Background, review of learner outcomes|
|15-30 Minutes||Evaluation and treatment of a patient with mild disabilities due to MS|
|30-60 Minutes||Evaluation and treatment of a patient with moderate disabilities due to MS|
|60-75 Minutes||Evaluation and treatment of a patient with severe disabilities due to MS|
|75-90 Minutes||Evaluation and treatment of a pediatric patient with MS|
|90-115 Minutes||Evaluation and treatment of an older adult with MS|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Herb Karpatkin, PT, DSc, NCS, MSCS
Herb Karpatkin received his Masters degree in Physical Therapy from Boston University and a Doctorate in Neurology from Rocky Mountain University. He is a board-certified neurologic clinical specialist through the American Physical Therapy Association and a certified Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Specialist through the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers. He has held clinical posts at the Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, the International Multiple Sclerosis Management Practice, and academic posts in the physical therapy departments of Touro College and Hunter College. He is the recipient of the 2015 American Physical Therapy Association Award for Excellence in Neurologic Education. He has presented nationally on physical therapy and multiple sclerosis and has published articles on Multiple Sclerosis in the Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy, Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, International Journal of Multiple Sclerosis and Multiple Sclerosis International. His primary areas of research are aimed at understanding and developing interventions that result in improved mobility for persons with MS. He is currently a tenured associate professor of physical therapy at Hunter College, teaching courses in neurologic evaluation and intervention, psychosocial aspects of health care, and research design, as well as mentoring DPT students through the research process
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