This course presents a discussion about the role and importance of evidence-based practice. The conversation is centered around a landmark systematic review (Novak & Honan, 2019) which provides new recommendations for the use of OT interventions in pediatrics.
Course created on October 9, 2019
Course Type: Audio
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-675089; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Pediatrics
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the methodology that leads to a strong systematic review.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe Novak’s Evidence Alert Traffic Light System.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify key components of Novak and Honan’s 2019 systematic review.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the clinical implications of this paper and reflect on personal practice.
|5-10 Minutes||Historical progression of the OT profession as it relates to evidence-based practice (EBP), personal experience with EBP|
|10-20 Minutes||Definition of strong systematic review components|
|20-25 Minutes||Evidence Alert Traffic Light System for knowledge translation|
|25-35 Minutes||Discussion on how to approach new evidence which may challenge current practice or traditional ideas|
|35-45 Minutes||Discussion of Novak & Honan, 2019, including details of both green and red-light interventions|
|45-55 Minutes||Main take-aways from Novak & Honan|
|55-60 Minutes||Suggestions for reflection & practice change|
Patti Sharp, OTD, MS, OTR/L
Patti Sharp, OTD, MS, OTR/L is an occupational therapist with 17 years of pediatric experience and works in outpatient at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC). She received her Master’s in occupational therapy from Washington University in St. Louis in 2001 and her Doctorate from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions in 2012. She previously worked in burns and neurorehabilitation, but now focuses on enhancing care in the developmental world. Patti is also an adjunct instructor at the University of Cincinnati and has a contagious passion for evidence-based practice that she aims to share with students and peers. Patti co-leads the Developmental Coordination Disorder Translating Research And Clinical Knowledge Team, otherwise known as the DCD TRACK Team at Cincinnati Children’s. She is a Cognitive Orientation to daily Occupational Performance (CO-OP) certified therapist and one of the few Certified CO-OP Instructors in the United States.
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