Scleroderma: More Than Skin Deep - PT588

Scleroderma: More Than Skin Deep

by Valerie Probstfeld, MSN, RN, FNP-BC
PT588
(4.5 / 161 ratings )

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

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Price: $19.00
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Summary:

Scleroderma is a complex autoimmune connective tissue disorder. This course outlines the pathological processes associated with scleroderma, the types of the disease, diagnosis, treatment, and patient teaching recommendations.

Objectives:

The goal of this scleroderma continuing education module is to inform healthcare professionals about the pathological process, manifestations, and treatment options for people with scleroderma. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe three pathological processes involved in scleroderma
  • Differentiate between localized and systemic forms of scleroderma
  • Describe three scleroderma treatment strategies

 


 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for multiple professions, including nurses, pharmacists, physical therapists and physicians.
 
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. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.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. 19S0940 for 05/14/19 to 05/14/20).
 
The FL PT Association (approval no. CE19-539106 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. 1801-285 for 02/01/18 to 01/31/20)
 
The MD State Board of PT Examiners for 0.1 CEU for 05/30/13 to 05/30/17.
 
This course has been approved by the NV State Board of PT Examiners for 0.1 units of continuing education for 08/01/18 to 07/31/20.
 
Other states may accept this course for meeting their CE requirements. Check with your state association or board.

Course Originally Released on: 2/22/2010
Date of Most Recent Review: 5/9/2017
Course Termination/Update Date: 5/9/2020

 

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.

 

For Florida professionals:

This course completion will be electronically reported to CE Broker as required per Florida Statute 456.025(7). Click here to view your CE Broker transcript and check the status of your CE requirements with a FREE 7-day CE Broker trial subscription. It may take up to 24 hours for the course to appear on your CE Broker transcript.

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Karla L - Aurora, CO  ·  Feb 04, 2019
This was a good treatment of the non-dermal, non-musculoskeletal involvements of the disease.
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Mike Z - West Lawn, PA  ·  Dec 27, 2018
Covers a lot of information on scleroderma.
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Ann B - Arlington, TX  ·  Dec 14, 2018
The course provided a good overview
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Anita K - Langhorne, PA  ·  Nov 10, 2018
Good over view of disease process and manifestations
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Scott W - West Columbia, SC  ·  Oct 11, 2018
Great information for the multifactorial treatment of patients with scleroderma
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Price: $19.00
CE-PRO Price: $9.50