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PT PAC Event- Jan 27, 2018: Innovative Management of the Lumbar Spine: Maximizing Outcomes in Fewer Visits
Saturday, January 27, 2018, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM MDT
Category: Chapter Wide Events

PT PAC Event- Jan 27, 2018: Innovative Management of the Lumbar Spine: Maximizing Outcomes in Fewer Visits

When: Saturday, January 27, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Where: Regis University, Peter Claver Hall- Room 409

Presenters:

Jeff Ryg, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS, ATC, FAAOMPT

Kristin Carpenter, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT

Biographies available at https://www.mendcolorado.com/mend-physical-therapist-bios/

Hosted by: Colorado PT-PAC- All proceeds from this event will go to the PT-PAC to help influence legislative issues affecting PTs in Colorado.

Description: This 1-day, case based course is designed to improve your effectiveness in the clinic managing patients with low back pain. Participants will learn the most up to date evidence regarding differential diagnosis, examination, and intervention techniques. Majority of course time and emphasis will be placed on lab sessions to improve efficiency and outcomes in the clinic on Monday. Participants will learn unique and effective manual therapy and exercise interventions for the lower quarter based on sound clinical reasoning through case based learning and pattern recognition.

This course meets Colorado standards for 8 hours of Category I Professional Development Activity.

View the event flyer.

Target audience: PTs, PT students

Objectives for participants:

  • Report best practice evidence based evaluation and treatment techniques during case study discussions and lab sessions.
  • Perform differential diagnosis of low back symptoms during lab sessions and case studies.
  • Describe and accurately perform clinical lower quarter special tests with known diagnostic utility during lab sessions.
  • Given the most current evidence, design a treatment plan and perform interventions for patients with low back pain during lab sessions and case studies
  • Perform manual therapy and exercise interventions based on case presentations during lab sessions.

Cost: APTA CO Members: $200; APTA CO Non-Members: $250; Students $75

Contact: chris@integralphysicaltherapy.org 

Register Here!

Contact: chris@integralphysicaltherapy.org