Contact Hours2 Hours
Multiple Sclerosis: Treatment Strategies for the Allied Health Professional
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is one of the most common causes of non-traumatic disability among young and middle aged adults. This course will discuss the different forms of MS, along with medical and therapeutic treatment strategies to improve function and quality of life in affected persons. Discussion will include options for exercise and adaptive equipment, as well as necessary referrals to other specialists.
At the end of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Understand the four forms of Multiple Sclerosis
- Discuss medical testing and interventions for evaluating and slowing disease progression
- Identify necessary information to obtain during a therapy evaluation to develop a treatment plan
- Discuss treatment strategies for improved function and / or management of disease progression
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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 respond to polling questions asked throughout the webinar & to be logged on during the entire webinar.