[Success Starts Early 103] Post-Prosthetic Rehabilitation Program Planning
Date and Time
This course is a part of the Success Starts Early mini-series developed by physical therapists for allied health care professionals providing care for lower limb loss patients around the country.
This session will take you through a sample post-prosthetic rehabilitation program plan, including gait assessment and balance techniques, with the overall goal of providing you with a comprehensive plan that can be customized based on real patient profiles and overall mobility goals.
Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:
- Assess musculoskeletal movement strategies of patients with amputations and formulate unique rehabilitation protocols
- Analyze gait and employ balance techniques to support patient outcomes
August 11, 2020
This session will bring the series to life with virtual, hands-on, patient-centered activities designed to help you practice assessment techniques, communication, and best practices that help lead to patient success.
August 4, 2020
This session will open with quick tips for ensuring the best fit of a prosthesis to help maximize mobility, including when and how to partner with your patients’ prosthetist.