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Parkinson Plus Syndromes: Differential Diagnosis and Management

Course: #4227Level: Introductory2 Hours
Live WebinarMon, Sep 27, 2021 at 12:00 pm EDT

Parkinsonisms or Parkinsons-plus syndromes can pose challenges to therapists to identify and treat. In this course, we will discuss the differential diagnosis process and management of these disorders. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.

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Live Webinar

Mon, Sep 27, 2021 at 12:00 pm EDT

CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; 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; 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

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to perform screening for differential diagnosis of (Parkinson Disease) PD vs. Parkinson Plus (PD+) Syndromes
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify key features of the different types of PD+syndromes: Corticobasal Degeneration (CBD), Multiple system atrophy (MSA), and Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP)
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify at least two principles of neuroplasticity for the management of a person with a PD+ syndrome
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify at least two key steps in collaboration with a team for medical management

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Intro, Background, review of learning outcomes and definitions
5-30 Minutes PD vs. Parkinsonisms: key differentia
30-45 Minutes Discussion of CBD and MSA
45-60 Minutes Discussion of PSP
60-75 Minutes Evidence for the treatment of PD+
75-90 Minutes Principles for treatment of PD+
90-105 Minutes Case study: PT treatment
105-115 Minutes Case study: Interdisciplinary management
115-120 Minutes Summary, Q & A

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Presenter Disclosure:
Financial: Julie Hershberg has received an honorarium for presenting this course.
Non-financial: Julie Hershberg has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.


Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by PhysicalTherapy.com, a Continued site.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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