Congenital Muscular Torticollis and Co-Conditions
CE Provider: AHEC www.upstateahec.com
If you are a member of SC AHEC this course is free with an enrollment key which you may obtain from the AHEC contact person within your organization. If you are purchasing this course the cost is $25 payable through PayPal when you enroll. If you require special assistance, please contact the office at 864-349-1160.
Course Description: This course will identify the three types of Congenital Muscular Torticollis (CMT) and their impact on treatment outcomes. A review of the inclusion criteria for CMT is discussed as well as EBP approaches to treatment. A review of co-conditions that may be present and treatment approaches to address co-conditions is presented.
Instructor: Elizabeth G Harvey,PT,DPT,MSR,CKTI,CEIM
Target Audience: Nurses, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, and any other healthcare provider
Educational Level: Introductory
AOTA Classification Code: Pending
Learning Outcomes: After completing this activity, the participant will be able to: *Review inclusion criteria for a diagnosis of congenital muscular torticollis (CMT). *Identify three types of CMT and their impact on treatment outcomes. *Apply current evidence based practice (EBP) to parent education and treatment approaches. *Discuss current incidence and treatment approaches for cranial deformation. *Review concurrent co-conditions that may be present and treatment approaches to address these. *Review recommendations for wellness education programs in your community.
Instructional Method: Asynchronous online PPT Lecture/Videos and live demonstration with prop/Pre Test/Post Test
Length of Course: 45 minutes
Licensed Nurses: Upstate AHEC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Upon successful completion of this program, participants will receive 0.75 contact hour.
ATOA Credit: Pending Upstate AHEC is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures. This course has been assigned AOTA CEU’s. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
AHEC Credit: This educational offering provides 0.075 CEU (0.75 clock hour) by Upstate AHEC and meets SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.
Disclosure Statement: Upstate AHEC’s conflict of interest policy require speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity of this program to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of this presentation or materials. The speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in this activity.Provision of this education activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.
Credit Requirements: To receive CE credit for completing this online course you must complete 100% of the material, receive at least 80% passing grade on post-test and complete the evaluation.Once you pass the post-test and complete the evaluation you will be able to print a certificate for verification of credit.
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