#7112 A Therapists’ Guide to Managing Whiplash Injuries
This course aims to be a concise clinical handbook for therapists, nurses, and physician assistants who treat musculoskeletal and neurological complications of whiplash injury. It covers the anatomy, and mechanism of injury, with orthopedic and neurological complications and rehabilitation strategies for the same. This course is backed by an evidence-based approach , the latest clinical practice guidelines, and NICE guidelines.
Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Discuss the anatomy of the cervical spine and related traumatic pathophysiology
- Discuss the mechanism of whiplash, evaluation criteria, and clinical examination.
- Be able to list 3 treatment strategies of whiplash
- Discuss evidence based practice and be familiar with the latest clinical practice guidelines.
Post-test: Research, identify, and submit your post test question answers on the online form. This is an open book test you can take multiple times if needed to obtain the 70% score.