This course will describe the varieties of cubital tunnel surgeries that are done and the course of therapy that would follow. Diagnostic criteria and conservative measures will also be presented.
This course is part of our Hand Therapy Review Series. This content would fall under the "Upper Extremity Evaluation & Intervention" topic area for the CHT examination.
Course created on January 24, 2019
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours 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 #20-700198; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Orthopedics
- After this course, participants will be able to describe diagnostic criteria for cubital tunnel syndrome.
- After this course, participants will be able to delineate conservative measures to control symptoms.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify appropriate therapy protocols following surgery to release the cubital tunnel.
|5-15 Minutes||Definition of cubital tunnel syndrome|
|15-25 Minutes||Conservative treatment interventions|
|25-35 Minutes||Types of surgical interventions|
|35-55 Minutes||Therapy protocols after surgeries|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
Marie Pace, M.H.S., OTR/L, CHT
Marie Pace is the facility director for the UPMC Centers for Rehab Services Hand Therapy Clinic in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She has been an occupational therapist since 1994, earned a post-professional master’s degree in 2001, and earned a CHT in 2002.
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