Z Upper Extremity Functional Anatomy and Biomechanics: Emphasis on the Hand
Description: This on-demand webinar provides an in-depth look at anatomy and biomechanics of the forearm and hand including the automechanics of extensors and flexors. Effects of abnormal tone on the hand and other clinical implications are discussed.
Instructor: Salvador Bondoc, OTD, OTR/L, BCPR, CHT, FAOTA, an Associate Professor and Department Chair of Occupational Therapy at Quinnipiac University.
Audience: Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Athletic Trainers
Objectives: Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Recall the fundamental anatomechanics of the hand
- State key anatomical considerations when managing the neurologically
The 3 short video presentations and assessment take approximately 60 minutes to complete.
Continuing Education Credits
The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago is an approved provider for the American Occupational Therapy Association to offer continuing education in occupational therapy. This intermediate level program awards occupational therapists 0.1 CEUs or 1 contact hours. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
This course has been approved by the Illinois Physical Therapy Board for 1 Contact Hours. Approval #216-000069
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab (BOC Approval #P794) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 1.0 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program. According to the education levels described by the PDC, the following continuing education course is considered to be Essential Level.
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: Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer 10 or higher
- MAC: Compatible Operating System: OS X Web Browser: Firefox, Chrome, Safari
Cancellation Policy: To request a cancellation of an on-demand program, please provide written notice by letter, email, or fax or contact us 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.