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*END OF YEAR SPECIAL* Gait and Treatment Techniques in Pediatrics (3 contact hours) (#612)

Course Level:  Intermediate

Item Number:  612

Hours:  3

Price:  $19.50

Email Price:  $14.50

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Special Notes:
Mail format of course material is in a 8 1/2" x 11" booklet.

 

Description

The purpose of this course is to assist the therapist in developing gait treatment skills. The course covers typical and several atypical gaits such as the crouched gait, and scissoring gait. Treatment options are discussed that address handling and facilitation, orthotics, serial casting, surgery and injections, partial weight bearing treadmill training, and assistive devices.---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------***COURSE OBJECTIVES***1. Identify aspects of motor development that relate to gait and understand their use in treatment. 2. Identify common atypical gait patterns and causes for the patterns. 3. Understand the basic concepts of facilitation. 4. Learn the benefits of various hand placements for gait facilitation. 5. Identify various types of orthotics and bracing. 6. Understand rationale for serial casting. 7. Identify basic differences between muscular surgeries. 8. Understand the effects and benefits of alcohol and botox injections. 9. Define Partial weight bearing treadmill training and its treatment considerations. 10. Identify the central pattern generators involvement in gait. Understand differences between gait trainers, forward and reverse walkers

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With this option, your course materials and exam will be emailed directly to you. You may choose to print the exam and submit by fax or mail. Exam will be graded within 2 business days and a certificate of completion issued next day. Faxed copy of certificate available if you are pressed for time. You are automatically enrolled in the online testing program. YOU ARE NOT OBLIGATED TO TAKE THE EXAM ONLINE. YOU MAY SUBMIT THE PRINTED EXAM THAT IS SENT WITH YOUR EMAIL COURSE. INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED.

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Course(s) are mailed within 2 business days by first class, priority mail USPS, or UPS (overnight delivery is also available). ALLOW 5-7 BUSINESS DAYS FOR DELIVERY. You may submit exam by mail or fax. Exam will be graded within 2 business days and a certificate of completion issued next day. Faxed copy of certificate available if you are pressed for time. You are automatically enrolled in the online testing program. YOU ARE NOT OBLIGATED TO TAKE THE EXAM ONLINE. YOU MAY SUBMIT THE PRINTED EXAM THAT IS ENCLOSED IN YOUR MAIL PACKET. INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED.

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Course Reviews

The course was a nice brief overview. It was well written and organized.
Kerry V., Jun. 26, 2018

Quick basic overview of pediatric gait and factors to consider when treating patients with gait impairments.
Alissa M., Feb. 25, 2018

The course was a great comprehensive review of gait and provides a useful treatment referense when treating different gait abnormalities.
Jennifer H., Dec. 29, 2017

I appreciated that the material was concise and clear for easy retention and access.



Angela C., CO PT, Nov. 1, 2017

Good refreshment course for gait cycle and muscles affected with each phase , and the abnormalities seen with the weak or tight muscles in a gait cycle
Faith T., Dec. 26, 2016

Excellent resource - clear and concise.
wanda l., Sep. 24, 2015

It was great!
Shelly T, Apr. 22, 2015

GOOD
Anitha S., Mar. 6, 2015

very good information
Karen C, Mar. 3, 2015

This was a good refresher, especially the information on orthotics and surgical interventions. I learned some new information in these areas, especially, and used it as a starting point to research new treatment techniques in more depth. Thank you!
Andrea M, Dec. 27, 2014

very good review in the pediatric population..easy to understand
Jodi K, Nov. 1, 2014

Refreshing the handling techniques to use during gait training
TH, May. 23, 2012

 

 

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* ONLINE COURSE DISCOUNT ONLY*---- 1 COURSE-- 10%, 2-4 COURSES-- 20%, 5 OR MORE COURSES-- 25%




International Orders: ~extra $45 fee for delivery outside United States.