Evaluating Motor Recovery after Stroke: Application of the Fugl-Meyer Assessment for the Upper ExtremityCourse: #3338 1 Hour
In the adult rehabilitation setting, occupational therapists are often responsible for addressing upper extremity dysfunction in the post-stroke population. Quantifying motor impairment through the use of the Fugl-Meyer Assessment can assist therapists in monitoring patient progress and motor recovery.
This course is part of the OT Neuro Series.
Course created on May 18, 2017
- After this course, participants will be able to identify when to utilize valid, reliable outcome measures with the post-stroke population.
- After this course, participants will be able to administer the upper extremity portion of the Fugl-Meyer Assessment in various adult rehabilitation settings.
- After this course, participants will be able to interpret and document the Fugl-Meyer scoring system for the post-stroke upper extremity.
|5-10 Minutes||Review of stroke patient population|
|10-15 Minutes||Main features of the Fugl-Meyer; Scoring|
|15-20 Minutes||Upper Extremity Fugl-Meyer: Reflexes|
|20-35 Minutes||Upper Extremity Fugl-Meyer: Sections 1 through 5|
|35-40 Minutes||Upper Extremity Fugl-Meyer: Section 6|
|40-50 Minutes||Upper Extremity Fugl-Meyer: Section 7 and 8|
|50-55 Minutes||Upper Extremity Fugl-Meyer: Section 9|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Lisa Juckett, MOT, OTR/L
Lisa Juckett has practiced primarily in the adult rehabilitation setting and currently provides instruction in orthopedics and neuromusculoskeletal rehab for The Ohio State University’s Occupational Therapy Division. Ms. Juckett has delivered numerous continuing education lectures and presentations at the local and national level for professional organizations such as The American Occupational Therapy Association, The Gerontological Society of America, and the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education. She also has served as the outcomes assessor for research related to post-stroke upper extremity interventions through the Better Rehabilitation and Assessment for Improved Neuro-Recovery (B.R.A.I.N.) laboratory. She has extensive teaching experience in the clinical and academic setting and is currently pursuing her PhD at Ohio State.
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