Spinal Cord Injury‚ Part 2: Rehabilitation and Beyond - FIT537

Spinal Cord Injury‚ Part 2: Rehabilitation and Beyond

Rehabilitation and Beyond

by Christine Rutledge, MSN, RN, CRRN
FIT537
(4.3 / 20 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Fitness (0.10 CEU)

ONLINE
Price: $29.00
CE-PRO Price: $14.50

Objectives:

The goal of this continuing education program is to provide nurses, athletic trainers, dietitians, fitness professionals, health educators, physical and occupational therapists, and speech-language pathologists with information about SCI rehabilitation and the management of chronic SCI. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe functional potential for people with SCI at specific levels of injury.
  • Discuss interventions for specific physiological alterations after SCI.
  • Describe signs and symptoms and management of the following complications of chronic SCI: autonomic dysreflexia, chronic pain, spasticity, syringomyelia, and heterotrophic ossification.
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for multiple professions, including nurses, athletic trainers, dietitians, fitness professionals, health educators, and speech-language pathologists.
 
Fitness Professionals: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at ContinuingEducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
OnCourse Learning is recognized by the American Council on Exercise as a Continuing Education Specialist (provider #250164). This course is approved for 0.1 ACE CEC.
 
OnCourse Learning is recognized by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Certification Committee as an approved provider of continuing education (provider #A1074). This course is approved for 0.2 CEU of continuing education for the CSCS & NSCA-CPT.
 
The American College of Sports Medicine’s Professional Education Committee certifies that OnCourse Learning meets the criteria for official ACSM Approved Provider status from 2013 to December 2019 (provider #730441). This course is approved for 1.0 ACSM CEC. ACSM approved providership of these programs does not imply endorsement of the sponsoring organization’s products/services.

Course Originally Released on: 7/29/2002
Date of Most Recent Review: 7/16/2019
Course Termination/Update Date: 7/16/2022

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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MICHAEL C - Fountainville, PA  ·  Feb 27, 2019
IT PROVIDED A LOT OF INFORMATIONI WAS NOT FAMILIAR WITH.
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Bonita P - Lakeland, FL  ·  Jan 02, 2019
good, informative, a lot of information to remember for test. Challenging
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Rio J - lakeside, CA  ·  Dec 16, 2017
Great course on SCI and is well worth the time
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Lia L - DELRAY BEACH, FL  ·  Nov 11, 2017
A great breakdown of the effects of a SCI at each level. Well organized!
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Stephen S - Augusta, GA  ·  Aug 23, 2017
This course provides an excellent review of key factors affecting patients having a spinal cord injury.
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ONLINE
Price: $29.00
CE-PRO Price: $14.50