Rehabilitation therapists are often called upon to work with patients who have complex poly trauma involving multiple components of the human movement system. This course will be a systems based approach to integrating the multiple systems into a custom plan of care for the poly trauma patient. The participant will make evidence based clinical decisions based on patient case studies that will be used throughout the course as material is presented. The content of this course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.
Course created on March 2, 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; MD/0.2; 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; NJ/2.0; NY/2.0; OK/2.0 OK Category B; 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
- Describe the rehabilitation screening of the polytrauma patient to make sound recommendations based on the critical check for early mobility.
- Discuss common injuries to the following systems of the body and how they affect the rehabilitation process: cardiothoracic. abdominal compartment, neurological, integumentary and orthopedic
- Understand the integration of information from the rehabilitation examinations to design a plan of care, predict outcomes, and move the patient through the continuum of care.
|0-10 Minutes||Review of learner outcomes, the ABC's of the initial examination|
|10-30 Minutes||Cardiothoracic trauma-case study|
|30-50 Minutes||Abdominal trauma- case study|
|50-70 Minutes||Neuro trauma-case study|
|70-90 Minutes||Burn trauma-case study|
|90-110 Minutes||Orthopedic trauma-case study|
|110-120 Minutes||Integrated case, Questions&Answers|
Jamie Dyson, PT, DPT
Jamie Dyson, PT, DPT has been practicing acute care physical therapy for over 25 years. His primary area of practice has been in the intensive care units specializing in trauma and burn care. He is a certified instructor for Advanced Burn Life Support as well as both an APTA Basic and Advanced Credentialed Clinical Instructor. He is a Courtesy Assistant Clinical Professor with the University of Central Florida Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program; teaching cardiopulmonary physical therapy,integumentary, clinical integrations, and acute care physical therapy. Jamie received his BS in PT from Northeastern University, Boston, MA and completed his t-DPT through A.T. Still University, Arizona School of Health Sciences. Dr. Dyson was awarded the Signe Brunnstrom Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching in 2013. He was a member of the APTA Excellence in Physical Therapist Education Taskforce and currently sits on the Clinical Instruction Technology Workgroup, the Movement System Examination Workgroup and the Academy of Acute Care Physical Therapy Practice Committee. He is actively involved with the Florida Physical Therapy Association serving as Chapter President.
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