This seminar will provide a comprehensive review of fracture fixation, healing, and rehabilitation as they pertain to functional outcomes. Evidence and clinical reasoning will be encouraged as the foundation for intervention planning and return to valued occupations.
This course is part of the “Hand and Upper Extremity Review Series.”
Course created on August 13, 2012
- Identify rehabilitative factors that contribute to fracture healing.
- Identify optimal positions for immobilization following fracture.
- Identify the benefits of early, controlled motion following fracture.
|5-10 Minutes||Fracture fixation and healing|
|10-25 Minutes||Distal radius fractures|
|25-40 Minutes||Metacarpal fractures|
|40-55 Minutes||Proximal phalanx fractures|
|55-60 Minutes||Conclusion, Question & Answer|
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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 Occupational Therapy Department Chair at Concordia University Wisconsin. 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.
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