Sun, Oct 27|
AdventHealth Inc. Physical Therapy Dept.
COMT-4: Cervico-Thoracic Evaluation & Management
Stacy Soappman Cervico-Thoracic October 27-28, 2024
Time & Location
Oct 27, 2024, 7:45 AM – Oct 28, 2024, 3:30 PM
AdventHealth Inc. Physical Therapy Dept., 671 Winyah Dr, Orlando, FL 32803, USA
This lab intensive course applies clinical reasoning and a comprehensive biomechanical musculoskeletal assessment and examination skills of the lower thoracic and cervical spines utilized by the physical therapist in the clinical setting. This course analyzes the importance of safely assessing and treating the cervical and thoracic spine by discussing various clinical scenarios which require immediate clinical reasoning and differential diagnostic skills, in order to act efficiently. This course will solidify the importance of a thorough subjective examination and specific objective assessment in order for the participant to formulate a provisional differential diagnosis while demonstrating how to rule out serious pathology. Additionally, the participants will demonstrate appropriate treatment and management skills of the cervical and upper thoracic spine utilized by the physical therapist in the clinical setting management including joint articulation stability and mobility techniques, as well as neuromuscular reeducation and therapeutic exercises to reinforce all manual therapy techniques.
1.5 credits / 2.1 CEU’s
1 day online (7 hours) with 2 assessments + 2 days onsite (14 hours) = 21 hours
(Online): Material access to be sent to registrant prior to the course
Day 1 (Sunday): 7:45 am - 8:00 am check-in. 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Day 2 (Monday): 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
Parking: On Sunday you can use the parking lot in front of the PT department building. Directions will be given out in class as to where to park for Monday.