12/01/21: Medical Management of Spasticity
Time: December 1, 2021, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Central Standard Time.
Note: If you are unable to attend the live event, you will be automatically enrolled in the on-demand version.
Description: This webinar is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of spasticity management. The course is for clinicians and researchers seeking to increase their knowledge of spasticity. The format is a case-based approach to evaluating and treating spasticity with an emphasis on adult management. The content will allow learners to gain a deeper understanding of treatment options ranging from least to most invasive.
Objectives: Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Review spasticity definition, mechanism, and methods of evaluation.
- Discuss indications and goals of treatment as well evaluation of response to treatment.
- Explain treatment options for spasticity management.
Instructor: Daniel A. Goodman, MD MS
Audience: Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Nurses
Continuing Education Credits
The Illinois Physical Therapy Board has approved this course for 1.5 Contact Hours. Approval #216-000069
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board of Physical Therapy as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education. This course has been approved by the New York Physical Therapy Board for 1.5 Contact Hours
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. Course approval ID# 02640, This distance learning – independent and interactive webinar is offered at .15 CEUs [intermediate, OT service delivery/ Professional Issues]. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.
Daniel A. Goodman, MD MS
Financial: Receives a salary for teaching this course from the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Non-financial: No relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Basic Computer Requirements: You will need access to a computer with an Internet connection. High speed broadband access (LAN, Cable or DSL) is highly recommended.
- PC: Compatible Operating System: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 Web Browser: Mozilla Firefox & Google Chrome
- MAC: Compatible Operating System: OS X Web Browser: Firefox, Chrome, Safari
- Do NOT use Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge as they are not supported.
Cancellation Policy: To request a cancellation of a live webinar, please provide written notice by email or by phone within 24 hours of placing your order and we will refund you the full course fee. If you cannot give notice within 24 hours, a credit towards a future course of equal value would apply.