Contact Hours2 Hours
This course will cover relevant research pertaining to the evaluation and treatment of the lower extremity amputee, with focus in areas of outcomes, gait/balance, postoperative care, componentry and osseointegration.
At the end of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Implement possible additions/changes in treating the lower extremity amputee population given recent research over the last 3-5 years.
- Summarize research and clinical practice guidelines in the area of lower extremity prosthetic componentry.
- Summarize research on various subjective and performance based outcomes.
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as Certified Athletic Trainers
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Satisfactory completion of this course will require the participant to complete a 10 question post-test with a minimum passing score of 70%.