This case study will examine flexor tendon rehabilitation using the Manchester Short Splint. It will provide a comprehensive overview of this treatment and provide a review of the current literature.
Please be advised, this is an advanced course in hand topics. To fully understand the course, you need to download all supplemental materials.
Course created on January 2, 2018
Course Type: Video
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.15 Advanced, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention; CE Broker/1.5 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC); IACET/0.2; NBCOT/1.88 Advanced, Orthopedics
- After this course, participants will be able to examine a case example of flexor tendon rehabilitation using the Manchester Short Splint.
- After this course, participants will be able to interpret seminal and current literature related to wrist motion following flexor tendon repair.
- After this course, participants will be able to evaluate progression of rehabilitation and outcomes measurement based on a case study.
- After this course, participants will be able to compare and contrast risks and benefits of using the Manchester Short Splint in practice.
|0-5 Minutes||Case Introduction|
|5-35 Minutes||Manchester Case Study|
|35-45 Minutes||Research Review: Wrist Motion & Manchester Short Splint|
|45-80 Minutes||Clinician Interview|
|80-90 Minutes||Case Analysis and Evidence-Based Recommendations|
Rebecca Neiduski, Ph.D., OTR/L, CHT
Rebecca Neiduski received her Master’s in Occupational Therapy from Washington University and a PhD in Education from Saint Louis University. She serves as the Dean of the School of Health Sciences at Elon University in North Carolina. Becky has educated therapists in Guatemala, Romania, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and South Africa, and has contributed to medical missions in Guatemala, Haiti, Nicaragua, and Cambodia. Becky was honored with the ASHT Paul Brand Award of Professional Excellence in 2014 and the ASHT Nathalie Barr Lectureship Award in 2016.
Janice Rocker, OTD, OTR/L, CHT
Janice Rocker received her clinical doctorate of occupational therapy degree from USC in 2014, her master's degree in occupational therapy from Boston University in 1985 and passed the Hand Therapy Certification exam when it was first offered in 1991. In 2005 she became a Certified Structural Yoga Therapist in order to help her clients manage stress and pain due to injury or degenerative conditions. Dr. Rocker has lectured on wound healing, custom static and dynamic orthotic fabrication, ergonomics, physical agent modalities, joint protection, cumulative trauma, body mechanics and hand/upper extremity rehabilitation. She has published articles in the American Journal of Occupational Therapy and in the American Society of Hand Therapists quarterly newsletter. She coordinates the outpatient hand and upper extremity rehabilitation program at the Keck Medical Center of USC, LA, California.
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