Orthopedic Joint Mobilization and Manipulation an Evidence-Based approach

Orthopedic Joint Mobilization and Manipulation an Evidence-Based approach



SKU: 102-PM
Discipline: Athletic Trainer, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy,
Contact Hours: 0.00

Course Description

Orthopedic Joint Mobilization and Manipulation: An Evidenced Based Approach with CE Exam, features full-color anatomical illustrations and step-by-step instructions with numerous effective manual therapy techniques that address the temporomandibular joint, cervical spine, thoracic spine, lum-bar spine and pelvis as well as the shoulder respectively. Mobilization and manipulation of the up-per and lower extremity is explained and detailed in nature.

You will find and learn the basic science behind joint mobilization and manipulation, and general application on how to both mobilize and manipulate the upper and lower extremity.

Orthopedic Joint Mobilization and Manipulation: An Evidenced Based Approach, provides a step-by-step process to learn both mobilization and manipulation techniques that are accompanied by clinical tips to understand the technique easier. These techniques you will learn in this course will help address many common ailments:
• Neck stiffness and pain
• Thoracic stiffness and pain
• Back stiffness and pain
• Shoulder stiffness and pain
• Knee stiffness and pain
• Foot stiffness and pain

The purpose of this course is to provide educators, clinicians, and students a comprehensive
evidenced based approach on the clinical application of joint thrust and non-thrust procedures and techniques. To learn mobilization and manipulation techniques for the cervical spine, temporo-mandibular joint, shoulder, elbow, wrist, thoracic, lumbar spine, hip, knee, and ankle regions.

Upon completing the book, certified professionals can take the companion CE exam to earn con-tinuing education credits.

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Course Author(s)
Author Author Info
Robert C. Manske PT, DPT, MPT, MEd, SCS, ATC, CSCS, is a professor in the doctoral physical therapy program at Wichita State University (WSU) in Wichita, Kansas. He graduated from WSU with a bachelor of arts degree in physical education in 1991, received a master of physical therapy degree in 1994, and earned a master of education degree in physical education in 2000. He received his DPT from Massachusetts General Institute of Health Professions in 2006. Manske has been an APTA Board Certified Sports Physical Therapist since 2002, is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, and is a certified athletic trainer (ATC) through the Board of Certification for the Athletic Trainer. He was a two-term vice president of the APTA Sports Physical Therapy Section. He has received numerous awards for excellence in teaching at the local, state, and national levels, including the APTA Sports Physical Therapy Section's Excellence in Education Award in 2007 and the Ron Peyton Award in 2018. Manske has published multiple books, chapters, articles, and home study courses related to orthopedic and sports rehabilitation, and he has been editor of nine books on various topics related to orthopedics and sports. He is an associate editor for International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy and is currently a manuscript reviewer for Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy, Sports Health, Athletic Training and Sports Health Care, Physical Therapy in Sports, and American Journal and Sports Health Care, Physical Therapy in Sports, and American Journal of Sports Medicine (AJSM). From 2005 through 2007 and 2011 through 2017, he was a principle reviewer for AJSM. Manske has lectured at the state and national levels during meetings for APTA, NATA, and NSCA. in addition to his full-time faculty appointment, he is a physical therapist and athletic trainer at Via Christi Health and also serves as a teaching associate for the University of Kansas Medical Center Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and for the Via Christi Family Practice Sports Medicine Residency Program.
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Janice K. Loudon is a professor in the department of phusical therapy education at Rockhurst University in Kansas City, Missouri. She has more than 30 years of experience in clinical sports medicine and has worked as a physical therapy instructor for over 20 years. D. Loudon was previously an associate professor at Duke University and at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City. Dr. Loudon is a board-certified sport physical therapist, certified athletic trainer, and certified strengthand conditioning specialist. She is also a member of the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA) and the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). She serves as the associate editor of the home study courses for APTA's Sports Physical Therapy Section. Loudon has published multiple articles in peer-reviewed journals, written several book chapters, and coauthored Clinical Mechanics and Kinesiology (Human Kinetics, 2013) and two editions of The Clinical Orthpedic Assessment Guide (Human Kinetics, 1998, 2008). She is a frequent presenter at national , state, and local conferences. Loudon resides in Overland Park, Kansas. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, cycling, gardening, and rooting for the Kansas Jayhawks.
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B.J. Lehecka, DPT, is an assistant professor in the department of physical therapy in the College of Health Professions at Wichita State University (WSU) in Wichita, Kansas. At WSU, Lehecka teaches course work concerning the hip and spine regions, posture, gait, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation, musculoskeletal evaluation, and the treatment of musculoskeletal pathology. In 2016, he was awarded WSU's Rodenberg Award for Excellence in Teaching due to his outstanding work in the classroom. Lehecka has published multiple peer-reviewed journal articles, authored and edited numerous book chapters, and presented at state, national and international conferences. He earned his bachelor's degree in kinesiology from Kansas State University in 2006 and a doctorate in physical therapy from Wichita State University in 2009. Lehecka serves his community as a physical therapist and is a PhD candidate at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions.
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