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Free CEUs, contact hours, & continuing medical education for PTs & PTAs

Neuromuscular Stimulation- 2.0 Free Contact Hours for Physical Therapists

Electrical Stimulation Modalities (TENS, Interferential, Neuromuscular Stimulation) This Intermediate Level course guides learners through the general considerations and specific applications/treatment techniques with proven research for three (3) contemporary and popular electrical stimulation modalities (e.g. TENS, Interferential Estim, and Neuromuscular NMES). … Continue reading

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Clinical Reasoning- 2 Free CEUs for Physical Therapists

NO LONGER OFFERED FOR FREE Clinical Reasoning– Define clinical reasoning. Describe different types of clinical reasoning and the advantages of using it. Relate how clinical reasoning benefits students, patients, and third-party payors and the keys to using it. Explain evidence-based models and therapy. Distinguish between … Continue reading

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Free CEUs for Physical Therapy- Joint Replacements

Back in Action with Joint Replacements, Part 1– Total joint replacement, or arthroplasty (the word arthroplasty comes from arthro, joint, and plasty, surgical shaping), is one of the most important surgical advances of the past century. In fact, there are … Continue reading

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Free Contact Hours for Physical Therapists- Aging & Nutrition

Aging and Nutrition-explores the remarkable number of changes in body composition and metabolism associated with aging. Learn the connection between loss of skeletal mass and decreased metabolic rate, increased body fat, loss of bone mass, and reduced strength. Nutritional requirements … Continue reading

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Free AOTA CEUs- Electrical Stimulation Modalities

Electrical Stimulation Modalities (TENS, Interferential, Neuromuscular Stimulation) This Intermediate Level course guides learners through the general considerations and specific applications/treatment techniques with proven research for three (3) contemporary and popular electrical stimulation modalities (e.g. TENS, Interferential Estim, and Neuromuscular NMES). … Continue reading

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Free Contact Hours for Physical Therapy- Sesamoiditis

Sesamoiditis: Pushing off From Pain– Describe the relevant anatomy of the first metatarsophalangeal region, and discuss the mechanisms of injury associated with sesamoiditis. Explain the etiology and risk factors associated with sesamoiditis. Discuss the most common treatment approaches for patients … Continue reading

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Fall Prevention- Free CEUs for Physical Therapists & Assistants

Preventing Patient Falls: A Team Approach– Describe the impact of patient falls both for the patient and the facility. List the goals that healthcare facilities must meet in order to reduce the risk of patient harm resulting from falls. Define the … Continue reading

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HIV & AIDS- Free Contact Hours for PT

HIV & AIDS– Clearly describe the recommended methods for prevention of HIV. Discuss the available and most effective treatments available today for HIV/AIDS. Effectively counter any Myths surrounding HIV/AIDS infection. List all the routes by which the HIV virus can … Continue reading

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome- Free Contact Hours for PT & OT

An Overview of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome- Identify the etiology, incidence and prevalence of CTS. Describe the anatomy of the volar wrist and identify the boundaries of the carpal tunnel (CT). Name 3 tests used to make a clinical diagnosis of … Continue reading

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