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The Rotator Cuff - PT04

The Rotator Cuff

Rehabilitation Management Considerations

by James E. Glinn Jr., PT, DPT, OCS and James E. Glinn Sr., PT
PT04
(4.5 / 3912 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Physical Therapy (1.00 Hour(s))

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Summary:

The rotator cuff is a complex structure that is injured frequently and requires the services of a physical therapist. This course provides key information about the shoulder and the rotator cuff, and describes common pathologies a physical therapist may encounter. The course offers insight into examination and evaluation, as well as outlining treatment and rehabilitation considerations for the practitioner.

Objectives:

The goal of this rotator cuff continuing education program is to provide physical therapists with information about the rotator cuff musculature and the role the rotator cuff plays in some common upper extremity biomechanics. After completion of the program, you should be able to:
  • Describe the basic anatomy of the rotator cuff musculature
  • Describe the role of the rotator cuff in basic biomechanics of the human shoulder
  • List common pathologies that may be seen with dysfunction of the rotator cuff
 

 
Approval Information
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is an approved sponsor by the NY State Education Department of CE for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants from 6/11/2019 to 6/10/2022.
 
This activity is provided by the TX Board of PT Examiners Accredited Provider 2202008TX for 02/01/2019 to 02/28/2022 and meets continuing competence requirements for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensure renewal in TX. The assignment of TX PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.
 
OnCourse Learning is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of CA as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of CA for 4/5/10 to 12/31/18. Relias LLC is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of CA as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of CA as of 1/1/2019.
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is a licensed physical therapy continuing education sponsor (#216.000290) with the IL Dept. of Financial and Professional Regulation from October 2018 through September 30, 2020.
 
This course has been approved as meeting the CE requirements for PTs and PTAs by:
 
The OH PT Association (approval no. 19S1223 for 6/12/19 to 6/12/20).
 
The FL PT Association (approval no. CE19-518229 for 01/01/19 to 12/31/19). Approval of this course does not necessarily imply the FL PT Association supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors.
 
The NJ Board of PT Examiners (approval no. 1801-268 for 02/01/18 to 01/31/20).
 
This course has been approved by:
 
The MD State Board of PT Examiners for 0.1 CEU for 10/30/15 to 10/30/19.
 
This course has been approved by the NV State Board of PT Examiners for 0.1 units of continuing education for 08/01/19 to 07/31/20.
 
Other states may accept this course for meeting their CE requirements. Check with your state association or board.
 
Please note: The Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board has designated this educational activity to receive 1.0 contact hour in Category A and 0 contact hours in Category B toward recertification.

Course Originally Released on: 7/22/2015
Date of Most Recent Review: 7/22/2015
Course Termination/Update Date: 12/31/2018

 

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

For Florida professionals:

This course completion will be electronically reported to CE Broker as required per Florida Statute 456.025(7). Click here to view your CE Broker transcript and check the status of your CE requirements with a FREE 7-day CE Broker trial subscription. It may take up to 24 hours for the course to appear on your CE Broker transcript.

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Alyson H - Monroeville, AL  ·  Sep 08, 2019
a good refresher course.
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Janet H - Buzzards Bay, MA  ·  Sep 05, 2019
Nicely explained details of complex shoulder motions
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Dennis J - Pgh, PA  ·  Aug 29, 2019
solid anatomy review and plan of action regarding shoulder function. Appreciate categorizing into 4 categories of muscle groups that affect the shoulder
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Krista L - Lake George, NY  ·  Jul 20, 2019
Easy to read, the special tests are difficult to grasp due to not doing them as a PTA.
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Michael C - Downey, CA  ·  Jul 19, 2019
Good overview of rehabilitation for rotator cuff
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