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ABCs of Physical Therapy Wound Management - PT16

ABCs of Physical Therapy Wound Management

by Jennifer Schwettmann, PT, CWS
PT16
(4.4 / 1760 ratings )

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

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Price: $19.00
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Summary:

Wound care and proper management are very important components of physical therapy. Pre-existing medical conditions, such as diabetes, hypertension and peripheral vascular disease, often complicate and delay the normal healing process. Lifestyle, occupation and activity level may also be crucial factors in planning future treatment processes.

Objectives:

The goal of this program is to provide a basic guideline on effective wound assessment and treatment by explaining the different treatment alternatives available in the market today. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Enumerate the steps of a complete and comprehensive wound management assessment
  • Identify the different treatment options for particular and individualized wound conditions
  • Identify the most common diagnoses encountered in the wound spectrum
 

 
Approval Information
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is an approved sponsor by the New York State Education Department of CE for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants from 11/16/2018 to 6/11/2019.
 
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 Texas. The assignment of Texas 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 California as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of California for 4/5/10 to 12/31/18. Relias LLC is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of California as of 1/1/2019.
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is a licensed physical therapy continuing education sponsor (#216.000290) with the Illinois Department 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. 18S0772 for 4/21/18 to 4/21/19).
 
The FL PT Association (approval no. CE19-518167 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. 1801-178 for 2/1/18 to 1/31/20).
 
This course has been approved by:
 
The MD State Board of PT Examiners for 0.1 CEU for 2/13/2015 to 02/13/2019.
 
This course has been approved by the NV State Board of PT Examiners for 0.1 units of continuing education for 07/31/15 to 07/31/17.
 
Other states may accept this course for meeting their CE requirements. Check with your state association or board.

Course Originally Released on: 11/30/2009
Date of Most Recent Review: 12/10/2014
Course Termination/Update Date: 12/31/2019

 

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:

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Zoes T - Tallahassee, FL  ·  Feb 15, 2019
This course is short but very informative.
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Carlene P - Pine Bush, NY  ·  Feb 13, 2019
Very informative course.
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LISA D - Cincinnati, OH  ·  Feb 11, 2019
broad coverage of wound care
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RUDY T - Pomona, CA  ·  Feb 07, 2019
It definitely was a good review on wound treatment and causes. I enjoyed it very much
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Laura S - Oak Lawn, IL  ·  Feb 04, 2019
Good explanations of treatment options. Easy to understand.
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Price: $19.00
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