In this advanced level course, you will explore the anatomy and pathology of tendinopathies of the hand and wrist. Evidence-based clinical assessments will be presented, and current conservative and post-operative treatments will be discussed.
Course created on September 15, 2015
Course Type: Recorded Webinar
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/1.5; AL/1.5; AR/1.5; AZ/1.5; CA/1.5; CO/1.5; CT/1.5; DE/1.5; GA/1.5; HI/1.5; IA/1.5; IACET/0.2; ID/1.5; IL/1.5; IN/1.5; KS/1.5; KY/1.5 Category 2; MA/1.5; ME/1.5; MI/1.5; MO/1.5; MS/1.5; MT/1.5; NC/1.5; ND/1.5; NE/1.5; NH/1.5; NY/1.5; OR/1.5; PA/1.5; RI/1.5; SC/1.5; SD/1.5; TN/1.5; TX/1.5; UT/1.5; VA/1.5; VT/1.5; WA/1.5; WI/1.5; WY/1.5
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the anatomical structures that are relevant to hand and wrist tendinopathies.
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss the pathoanatomy and classifications of hand and wrist tendinopathies.
- After this course, participants will be able to incorporate evidence-based clinical assessments for hand and wrist tendinopathies into their clinical practice.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction, Definition, Etiology|
|35-85 Minutes||Common Tendinopathies: diagnosis and treatment|
|85-90 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Ellen Pong, DPT, MOT, BA
Dr. Ellie Pong practices outpatient occupational therapy and physical therapy in Milton, Florida. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism, English and Art from Louisiana College, and her Master of Occupational Therapy and Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences. She served in the US Navy as a Data Systems Technician, and has worked in a number of capacities including newspaper photographer and graphic artist before joining this profession. Dr. Pong is a writer in this profession for textbooks and other projects. Dr. Pong currently specializes in consultation neurological evaluations, treatment of patients with arthrofibrosis, provision of in-office guidance of botulinium injections for patients with hypertonic muscle pathologies, and services during intrathecal Baclofen pump trials. She is participating in a worldwide clinical trial that is testing a new medication on boys with Duchenne's muscular dystrophy as well as a clinical trial testing a new Botox on children with cerebral palsy. She expects to complete a doctorate in Education within the next two years.
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