Since 2014, the United States has seen an increase of what is now classified as Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM), which caused an alarming increase in flaccid paralysis that has not been seen since the days of epidemic polio. This course will provide an overview of Activity Based Restorative Therapy that is used to treat AFM as well as highlight case studies of patients with AFM.
- After this course, participants will be able to define AFM and review current research.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe Activity-Based Rehabilitation (ABRT).
- After this course, participants will be able to identify therapeutic techniques central to the practice of ABRT for AFM.
|5-10 Minutes||AFM and its history|
|10-25 Minutes||Treatment of AFM: ABRT|
|25-35 Minutes||Results from ABRT treatments|
|35-55 Minutes||Case studies|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
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