Back in Action With Joint Replacements‚ Part 1 - PT411

Back in Action With Joint Replacements‚ Part 1

by Dorothy Roberts, EdD(c), MSN, MACI, RN, OCNS-C, CMSRN, CNE
PT411
(4.3 / 8183 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Physical Therapy (1.00 Hour(s))

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Summary:

More than 7.2 million persons in the United States have had hip or knee replacement procedures. The number of people having total knee arthroplasty has increased significantly in the past 25 years, driven in part by an increase in the number of aging persons and by increasing rates of obesity. This two-part continuing education series will educate healthcare providers about total hip arthroplasty and total knee arthroplasty. Part 1 discusses the effects of arthritis on the knee and hip as weight-bearing joints, outlines indications for joint replacement, and reviews joint replacement surgical procedures and patient management by interprofessional healthcare providers

Objectives:

The goal of this program is to educate healthcare providers, specifically nurses, health educators, and occupational and physical therapists, about total hip and total knee replacements, including the effects of arthritis on joints, indications for surgery, and surgical management. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe the effects of arthritis on the hip and knee joints
  • Identify indications for total hip replacement and total knee replacement
  • Discuss the surgical procedures used for hip and knee jointreplacements
 

 
Approval Information
 
This course is intended for for multiple professions, including nurses, health educators, occupational therapists, and physical therapists.
 
Physical therapists: 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 www.ContinuingEducation.com or Nurse.com. 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.
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is an approved sponsor by the New York State Education Department of CE for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants from 6/11/2019 to 6/10/2022.
 
This activity is provided by the TX Board of PT Examiners Accredited Provider 2202008TX for 02/01/2019 to 02/28/2022 and meets continuing competence requirements for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensure renewal in Texas. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.
 
OnCourse Learning is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of California for 4/5/10 to 12/31/18. Relias LLC is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of California as of 1/1/2019.
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is a licensed physical therapy continuing education sponsor (#216.000290) with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation from October 2018 through September 30, 2020.
 
This course has been approved as meeting the continuing education requirements for PTs and PTAs by:
 
The OH PT Association (approval no. 19S0559 for 1/25/19 to 1/25/20).
 
The FL PT Association (approval no. CE19-550350 for 01/01/19 to 12/31/19). Approval of this course does not necessarily imply the FL PT Association supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors.
 
The NJ Board of PT Examiners (approval no. 1801-203 for 2/1/18 to 1/31/20).
 
The MD State Board of PT Examiners for 0.1 CEU for 03/16/15 to 03/16/19.
 
Other states may accept this course for meeting their CE requirements. Check with your state association or board.

Course Originally Released on: 1/17/2011
Date of Most Recent Review: 2/6/2019
Course Termination/Update Date: 2/6/2022

 

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC 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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Lucinda S - Botkins, OH  ·  Jun 17, 2019
good definitions and pt scenarios
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maria G - Nutley, NJ  ·  Jun 15, 2019
GOOD READ. VERY INFORMATIVE WOULD DEFINITELY PRINT IT OUT FO RFUTUTRE REFERENCE
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Stacy P - Fate, TX  ·  Jun 09, 2019
Good presentation of information
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John G - Hickory, MS  ·  Jun 09, 2019
Useful Informative content
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John P - Platteville, WI  ·  Jun 06, 2019
Good review of total joint surgeries.
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