This course is developed to provide the most current information for physical therapy professionals who provide care and management for individuals who have sustained Concussion or Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI), such as wounded warriors, athletes, children, or older adults.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to learn:
- Describe population at risk for concussion or mild traumatic brain injury
- Discuss types of brain injury
- Describe the physiologic effects to the brain during a concussion
- Describe the signs and symptoms of a concussion
- Discuss the clinical assessment to evaluate the symptoms in order to optimize care, to improve outcomes
- Discuss the Glasgow Coma Scale
- Discuss appropriate diagnosis, management and rehabilitation of concussion patient
- Apply appropriate techniques to implement “return to work/play” strategy
Author: Elizabeth Anderson, MPT, MPH, Christine Church , M.S., OTR/L
Contact Hours : 3.00 Hours (AOTA CEUs—0.3)
AOTA Classification Codes: Category 2—Occupational Therapy Process
Educational Level: Intermediate
Cost: $20 / Participant
Instructional Methods: Online Independent Self-Study (Training + Post-Test). A minimum passing score of 70% is required for course completion. A Printable (Pdf) Certificate By Email.
Target Audience: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Other Health Professionals
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The assignment of American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) CEU’s does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA or indicate AOTA approval of a certification or other professional recognition. The current term of approval extends from 6/21/2017 through 6/30/2021. Provider ID: 9837.
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