SCI Rehab: Updates in PT Technology - August 18, 2018
Location: Next Steps, Willow Springs IL
Date: August 18, 2018
Contact Hours: 5 hr
This 5 hours course will review spinal cord injuries and an provide an update in clinical practice focusing on the use of technology for physical therapy interventions. Lecture will include a review of the ASIA scale and introduction to the Neuromuscular Recovery Scale. Education will discuss rehab principles associated with different types of technology including, body weight supported treadmill training (BWSTT), NMES, FES, and FES cycle. Presenters will provide education on each different type of technology including application, precautions and contraindications, and pathway by which each works. Lastly, this course will conclude with LIVE Patient Demonstrations of each PT technology covered.