presented by Eric Hegedus
Satisfactory completion requirements: All disciplines must complete learning assessments to be awarded credit, no minimum score required unless otherwise specified within the course.
Eric Hegedus, PT, DPT, MHSc, OCS, CSCS
Dr. Eric J Hegedus has had a notable 21-year career as a leader and innovator in physical therapist education, research, and clinical practice and is founding Chair of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Department at High Point University. Dr Hegedus also is founder and director of Targeted Enhanced Athletic Movement (TEAM). TEAM is a community-based…Read full bio
1. Common Pathologies
Recognize the most common shoulder pathologies seen in musculoskeletal practice. Understand the etiology behind each of the pathologies.
2. Treatment Classification
Recognize the proposed benefit to classifying shoulder disorders and treatments by similarity. Understand that classifications do not need to be mutually exclusive.
3. Local Treatments of the Shoulder
Describe evidence behind concordant based interventions targeted to the primary impairment. Demonstrate shoulder oriented movement based techniques. Demonstrate shoulder specific stretching and strengthening techniques.
4. Regional Treatments of the Shoulder
Review the adjunctive techniques used to target the secondary or regional contributors to the primary impairment. Analyze the effectiveness of each technique for treatment within the classifications.
5. Global Treatments of the Shoulder
Review and apply techniques used to target global issues. Analyze the effectiveness of the kinetic chain in return to sport.