presented by Alexis Wright
Satisfactory completion requirements: All disciplines must complete learning assessments to be awarded credit, no minimum score required unless otherwise specified within the course.
Alexis Wright, PT, PhD, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT
Dr. Alexis Wright is an Assistant Professor and the Assistant Chair in the Department of Physical Therapy, High Point University. Dr. Wright is a clinical researcher, educator, and practicing physical therapist whose passions include refining and improving the patient examination and treatment process used in everyday physical therapist practice. Dr. Wright received her BS in…Read full bio
1. Common Pathologies of the Hip
Recognize the more prevalent hip-oriented pathologies seen in musculoskeletal practice. Understand the etiology behind each of the pathologies. Evaluate the treatment-oriented evidence behind each of the disease processes.
2. Classification Systems of the Hip
Recognize the proposed benefit to classifying hip disorders and treatments by similarity. Understand that classifications do not need to be mutually exclusive.
3. Interventions of the Hip
Describe the clinical utility of concordant based interventions targeted to the primary impairment. Demonstrate hip oriented movement based techniques. Demonstrate hip specific stretching and strengthening techniques.
4. Adjunctive Interventions to Relieve Movement Issues at Adjacent Body Segments
Review the adjunctive techniques used to target the primary impairment and secondary contributors. Analyze the effectiveness of each technique for treatment within the classifications.
5. Interventions that Address Global Issues Pertinent to Condition
Review and apply techniques used to target global conditional issues. Analyze the effectiveness of each technique for treatment within the classifications.