|(10 Contact Hours) Module 1: Medical Mangement, Psychological Adjustment and Evaluation|
|(10 Contact Hours) Module 2: Position Changes, Transfer Techniques and ADL's|
|(10 Contact Hours) Module 3: Assistive Technology, Home Modifications and Wheel Chair Skills|
|(10 Contact Hours) Module 4: Exercise Fitness and Transportation|
Choose from any of the modules to the left that add up to 20 contact hours to receive the discounted bundle rate. The total contact hours for your bundle must match 20 contact hours exactly.
This bundle is specifically tailored for PT-PTA licensed in Georgia. Not applicable to you?
This course utilizes content from the textbook “Spinal Cord Injuries Management and Rehabilitation by Sue Ann Sisto, PT, MA, PhD, Erica Druin MPT and Martha Macht Sliwinski, PT, MA PhD © 2009, published by Elsevier.
Instructional Level: Beginner to Intermediate
From hospital admittance to discharge to outpatient rehabilitation, this course addresses the wide spectrum of rehabilitation interventions and administrative and clinical issues specific to patients with spinal cord injuries. Comprehensive coverage includes treatment costs, life expectancies, acute care, respiratory care, documentation, goal setting, clinical treatment, complications, and activities of daily living associated with spinal cord patients.
In addition to therapy interventions and family education components you’ll find information on incidence, etiology, diagnosis, and clinical features of spinal cord injury. Thoroughly referenced, evidence-based content provides the best evidence for treatment, drawn from the most current research in the field. Also included are “Clinical Note” boxes that offer helpful tips and advice for practical applications related to each discussion. With more than 500 illustrations – clinical photos and line drawings – visually clarifying important concepts helping you to familiarize with each condition discussed.
To better meet your professional needs, this fully illustrated text of 552 pages has been carefully broken down into 4 modules. Each module approved for 10 contact hours of post-graduate continuing education (NOTE: board approvals vary state to state, please check your states approval status in the state specific course catalog by returning to our home page and entering both your state and profession).
Each 10 contact hour module can be purchased individually or combined with one or all of the other modules from this course to create a Course Bundle. Each course is offered in two easy formats to again meet your professional needs. You can choose to have immediate access to your course by selecting the online format (PDF download) or a hard copy of the material can be rushed to your home by selecting our mail format.