The subject matter of this course will include (1) a review of principles of lower extremity imaging, (2) differential diagnosis of the lower extremity, (3) incorporating imaging with the clinical examination, and (4) case studies designed to assist clinicians in matching imaging to the clinical examination. The content of this course is intended for the Physical Therapist as it pertains to differential diagnosis and imaging.
Course created on March 14, 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; 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
- Describe the main principles of lower extremity imaging as it relates to a physical therapist
- Differentially diagnose common lower extremity conditions
- Implement clinical decision making in matching imaging with the patients clinical examination
- Discuss case studies to illustrate the clinical decision making process in matching imaging to the patient presentation for lower extremity conditions
|0-10 Minutes||Background, review of learner outcomes|
|10-25 Minutes||Describe the main principles of lower extremity imaging|
|25-55 Minutes||Differentially diagnose common lower extremity conditions|
|55-85 Minutes||Implement clinical decision making in matching imaging with the patients clinical examination|
|85-110 Minutes||Case studies|
|110-120 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
John Heick, PT, PhD, DPT, OCS, NCS, SCS
John received his doctorate degree from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (2015) with a focus in Orthopaedic and Sports Science. John received a clinical doctorate and Master’s degree in Physical Therapy from Shenandoah University. John is certified in orthopaedics, neurologic, and sports by the ABPTS. John is an active and engaged association member serving as President of the Arizona chapter. John is a full-time faculty member at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona. John practices at a pro bono clinic during the academic year and in an outpatient sports physical therapy clinic outside of the academic year.
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