About Course #Q3558
Release Date: January 11, 2019
Expiration Date: January 11, 2022
Elbow tendinopathy is a common problem that can affect a broad range of individuals, from industrial workers to athletes. This intermediate-level course provides a review of relevant elbow anatomy, examines possible causes of elbow pain, describes treatment techniques commonly used in management of the disorder, and discusses areas in which further research is needed.
Texas PTs and PTAs - This activity is provided by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners Accredited Provider #1911021TX and meets continuing competence requirements for PT and PTA license renewal in Texas.
About the Author(s)
Ann Lucado, PT, PhD, CHT, is a physical therapist and certified hand therapist who has specialized in upper extremity and orthopedic rehabilitation for the past 25 years. She has conducted numerous instructional seminars specific to upper extremity rehabilitation across the country. She received a bachelor of science degree in psychology from James Madison University, a master of science degree in community health education and physical therapy from Old Dominion University, and a doctor of philosophy degree with an emphasis in research methodology and design in physical therapy from Nova Southeastern University.
Henry Heard, DHSc, PA-C, MPAS, MA, received a physician's assistant bachelor's degree from the Medical College of Georgia in 1976, an associate degree in nursing from Kennesaw College (now Kennesaw State University) in 1982, a master of physician assistant studies from Nebraska University, Omaha, in 1997, and a master of arts with a specialty in air warfare from American Military University in 2004. He received his Doctor of Health Science at Nova Southeastern University in 2015. Dr. Heard is currently Clinical Assistant Professor and Director of Clinical Education at Mercer University's Physician Assistant Department He is retired from the United States Airforce after 23 years of service.
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- There are no prerequisites for this course.