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Shoulder - Adhesive Capsulitis: Clinical Assessment & Treatment

Course #: 03-1231

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CE Credit Hours: 1.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours

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Course Description

CEU Course Description 

Adhesive Capsulitis is a condition that is difficult to diagnose, manage and find effective interventions for. The literature examining Adhesive Capsulitis has conflicting evidence on best clinical protocol and practice guidelines to improve symptoms of those impacted. This course will provide strategies using recent evidence for the Physical Therapist and Physical Therapist Assistant to recognize, examine, and provide effective interventions for patients with Adhesive Capsulitis. 

CEU Course Objectives 

  1. Identify range of motion deficits and stages of adhesive capsulitis within shoulder assessment 
  2. Define benefits and risks of conservative and non conservative treatment for adhesive capsulitis 
  3. Recognize populations at risk, symptoms and factors which may worsen adhesive capsulitis

CEU Course Syllabus

Introduction--> Section 1: Incidence and Prevalence

0.25 Contact Hours  

Section 2: History and Physical Examination--> Section 3: Treatment

0.50 Contact Hours 

Section 4: Case Study--> References

0.25 Contact Hours 

Total = 1 Contact Hour

Instructional level: Basic 

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Course Date: 2021-09-16

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