This course will present material that will help you better understand thoracic outlet syndrome. You will develop evaluation and treatment strategies to address the issue associated with the thoracic outlet syndrome.
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 April 23, 2020
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Client Factors; 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 #20-699327; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss the types of TOS.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify special tests that would indicate the need to treat for thoracic outlet syndrome.
- After this course, participants will be able to list treatments to relieve the symptoms of thoracic outlet syndrome.
|5-15 Minutes||Variations in the presentation of TOS|
|15-25 Minutes||Special tests|
|25-45 Minutes||Treatment ideas|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q and A|
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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