CE Credit Hours: 1.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours
CEU Course Description
Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) is a modality that uses high-energy sound waves to permeate human tissue to create a healing effect. It has had a wide variety of uses since the 1970s and was first used for the dissolution of kidney stones. With the emergence of quality studies, ESWT has since expanded in utility to tendon and bone healing. Through this course, Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants will learn evidence-based details of ESWT including indications, contraindications, side effects, parameters, and medical use.
CEU Course Objectives
CEU Course Syllabus
|Introduction-->Section 1||0.25 Contact Hours|
|Section 2||0.25 Contact Hours|
|0.25 Contact Hours|
|Section 4-->References||0.25 Contact Hours|
Total = 1 contact hour
Instructional level = Basic
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Course Date: 2022-05-18
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