Contact Hours2 Hours
Evidence Based Rehab After ACL Repair
This course will give an overview of evidence and trends related to ACL injury and rehab in particular after reconstruction. It will provide a framework to the clinician to facilitate effective clinical reasoning for rehab of the patient after ACL repair in a way that allows individualized care while respecting standard rehab protocols. This course will provide rehab considerations for the clinician and will propose considerations to challenge the traditional model of rehab after ACL repair.
This course is a lecture course with use of images, charts, and videos for reinforcement of learning objectives.
At the end of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Identify and screen for risk factors associated with ACL injuries
- Describe the most common surgical techniques for ACL repair and list their specific rehab considerations for each.
- Describe the clinical reasoning for neuromuscular and coordination training during ACL rehab
- Create an adaptable rehab program for ACL rehab from prehab until 1-2 years after repair.
Approved in my State?
as Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants
as Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants
as Certified Athletic Trainers
as CSCS / CPT
as Massage Therapy
as Speech Therapy
Satisfactory completion of this course will require the participant to complete a 10 question post-test with a minimum passing score of 70%.