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Innovative Manual Therapy Approach to Extremities

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Innovative Manual Therapy Approach to Extremities

Jeff Ryg PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS, ATC, FAAOMPT


COURSE DESCRIPTION

This 2 day, case based course is designed to improve your effectiveness in the clinic, managing patients with extremity diagnoses. Participants will learn the most up to date evidence on the examination and treatment of common clinical conditions. Emphasis will be placed on manual therapy and exercise interventions for the rehabilitation of extremity conditions to improve decision-making and clinical efficiency in clinic.


ABOUT THE PRESENTER

Dr. Ryg started his career working as an Athletic Trainer with Division I athletes at the University of Iowa and has since moved on to a career of treating patients with a variety of orthopedic and sports related injuries, from the amateur athlete to the professional. He received his degree in Athletic Training from the University of Iowa and a Masters in Exercise Physiology from the University of Georgia. After graduating from Emory University with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy, he spent time working in Indianapolis and Atlanta before settling in Boulder, Colorado to open his private practice, Mend. Dr. Ryg is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and previously served as a member of the legislative committee and district chair in Indiana and Georgia APTA chapters. He was honored with the Emerging Leader Award from the APTA in 2012, which is an award presented to professionals who are up-andcoming within the profession of physical therapy.


LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

• Identify the functional anatomy of the extremities, inclusive of associated joints, soft tissue, and skeletal structures, during post-test analysis and lab sessions.

• Perform differential diagnosis of extremity symptoms during lab sessions and case studies.

• Describe and accurately perform clinical extremity special tests with known diagnostic utility during lab sessions.

• Design a treatment plan and perform interventions for patients with extremity pain during lab sessions and case studies given the most current evidence.

• Identify pathophysiology, diagnosis, prognosis, and interventions for common extremity disorders.


Continuing Education

UMHS MedSport, BOC AP#: P546, is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 17 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.


Cancellation/Refund Policy

UMHS MedSport retains the right to cancel the course at any time. UMHS MedSport is not responsible for expenses incurred in case of cancellation. Requests for refunds must be made in writing, 15 days prior to course date. Requests made less than 15 days prior to the course date are subject to $50 charge.

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