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.
Course created on January 24, 2019
Course Type: Video
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); IACET/0.1; NBCOT/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 has been an occupational therapist for over 24 years and has worked in the practice areas of home health, acute care, and inpatient rehabilitation, but her main area of interest has been hand therapy. She earned her certified hand therapist designation in 2002 and has taught orthosis fabrication and hand therapy at the University of Pittsburgh. She has published chapters about rehabilitation after hand transplantation and has a new chapter on cubital tunnel syndrome surgery going into press.
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