Myofascial interventions have become popular among health and fitness professionals. The body of research has grown over the past decade. This course is Part two of a three-part series on myofascial interventions and will provide an evidence-based update on two popular interventions: roller massage and flossing bands. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA and AT.
Course created on April 24, 2020
Course Type: Recorded Webinar
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; BOC/2.0 Category A; CA/2.0; CO/2.0; CT/2.0; DC/2.0; DE/2.0; FL/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; LA/2.0; 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; NM/2.0; NY/2.0; OH/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; WV/2.0; WY/2.0
- Participants will be able to discuss at least two current scientific theories behind roller massage and flossing bands.
- Participants will be able to discuss at least three best practice patterns for roller massage and flossing.
- Participants will be able to discuss at least two common indications, precautions, and contraindications for each intervention.
|0-15 Minutes||Background, review of learning outcomes|
|15-30 Minutes||Myofascial anatomy and physiology review as it relates to these interventions|
|30-45 Minutes||Roller massage background and scientific review|
|45-60 Minutes||Roller massage clinical practice guidelines|
|60-80 Minutes||Roller massage research|
|80-95 Minutes||Flossing band background and science|
|95-105 Minutes||Existing research and practice pattern survey|
|105-115 Minutes||Clinical relevance discussion of both topics|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Scott Cheatham, PhD, DPT, PT, OCS, ATC, CSCS
Dr. Scott Cheatham is an Associate Professor in the Division of Kinesiology at California State University Dominguez Hills in Carson, California. He is the owner of Sports Medicine Alliance (SMA). Dr. Cheatham received his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) and his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Physical Therapy. Dr. Cheatham is a Board Certified Orthopedic Physical Therapist (OCS) and a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC). He also holds several fitness certifications and is a certified ergonomic specialist.
Dr. Cheatham is a national presenter for various organizations and has authored over 100 peer-reviewed publications, textbook chapters, and several home study courses on the topics of orthopedics, health & fitness, and sports medicine. He is the co-editor and contributing author of the textbook titled Orthopedic Management of the Hip and Pelvis. Dr. Cheatham’s professional responsibilities include being an associate editor for the NSCA Strength and Conditioning Journal, Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association, and a manuscript reviewer for several other peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Cheatham is an education and research consultant for various health and fitness organizations.
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