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Rehab of the Postsurgical Spine (6 contact hours) (#413)

Course Level:  Advanced

Item Number:  413

Hours:  6

Price:  $89.00

Email Price:  $84.00

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AOTA- Category 2(OT Process)~~ Mail format of course material is in a 8 1/2" x 11" booklet.

 

Description

This course is a resource and reference guide on the rehabilitation of the spine following anterior cervical discectomy and fusion, posterior lumbar arthroscopic discectomy, lumbar spine fusion, and lumbar spine disc replacement. Details regarding the surgical procedures with illustrations are given, as well as detailed guidelines for an effective rehab program. Precautions, troublesome areas, clear illustrations, and case studies are included in this updated 3rd edition of this popular course, newly published in 2013. Contains the latest surgical techniques and updated evidence based guidelines for rehab following surgery of the spine.----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------***COURSE OBJECTIVES***At the completion of the course, the therapist will: 1. know the surgical indications for anterior cervical discectomy and fusion 2. understand the role that tissue healing plays in the development of a rehab program 3. understand the guidelines for rehab from phase I-phase III following anterior cervical discectomy 4. know the red flags to watch for post-op following anterior cervical discectomy 5. understand surgical indications for lumbar microdiscectomy and primary goals for rehab 6. know therapy guidelines for rehab following lumbar microdiscectomy from 1 week post-op to 11-12 weeks post-op, including precautions and appropriate execution of exercises. 7. understand the surgical indications for lumbar spinal fusion and the types of lumbar spinal fusions currently practiced 8. know the therapy guidelines for rehab from day one post-op to 20 plus weeks post-op following lumbar spinal fusion including therapy precautions 9. know surgical indications for lumbar spine disc replacement and understand therapy guidelines for rehab from immediately post op to week 52 post op.

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Purchasing an eBook will give you access to that course through www.Elsevier.com. Just sign-up with them and enter your eBook code to download your eBook. The following courses are now available by eBook:#411e, #412e, #414e, #438e, #809e, and #1510e. You may print the emailed exam and submit by fax or mail. Exam will be graded within 2 business days and a certificate of completion issued next day. Faxed copy of certificate available if you are pressed for time.  You are automatically enrolled in the online testing program. YOU ARE NOT OBLIGATED TO TAKE THE EXAM ONLINE. YOU MAY SUBMIT THE PRINTED EXAM THAT IS SENT WITH YOUR EBOOK COURSE. INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED.

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Course(s) are mailed within 2 business days by first class, priority mail USPS, or UPS (overnight delivery is also available). ALLOW 5-7 BUSINESS DAYS FOR DELIVERY. You may submit exam by mail or fax. Exam will be graded within 2 business days and a certificate of completion issued next day. Faxed copy of certificate available if you are pressed for time. You are automatically enrolled in the online testing program. YOU ARE NOT OBLIGATED TO TAKE THE EXAM ONLINE. YOU MAY SUBMIT THE PRINTED EXAM THAT IS ENCLOSED IN YOUR MAIL PACKET. INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED.

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Course Reviews

Excellent course, very informative. Detailing of the surgical procedures is extremely helpful. Definitely knowledge that is going to help me in my treatment decisions and patient education.
Emily P, Feb. 17, 2015

Valuable, easy to follow tables throughout each phase of various procedures.
CC, Mar. 20, 2013

 

 

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