presented by Terry Malone
Satisfactory completion requirements: All disciplines must complete learning assessments to be awarded credit, no minimum score required unless otherwise specified within the course.
Terry Malone, PT, EdD, ATC, FAPTA
Dr. Terry Malone received his EdD and MSPT from Duke University in North Carolina and his BA from Bluffton College in Ohio. At Duke, he served as the initial Sports Physical Therapist and was the Coordinator of the Sports Medicine Clinic. He served as the initial Chairman of the Sports Specialization Council of the APTA…Read full bio
1. Anatomy and Basic Biomechanics of the Knee
Review the basic anatomy and biomechanics of the knee joint in preparation to understanding patellofemoral pathologies and rehabilitative concepts.
2. Literature Concepts
Learn about concepts regarding patellofemoral problems based on findings from various studies performed by rehab specialists and orthopedists.
3. Articular Cartilage Example and Surgical Concepts
Understand the structure, function and changes that occur in the articular cartilage of the knee and become familiar with the progression of rehabilitation of osteoarthritis, starting from exercise to surgery.
4. Rehabilitation Concepts
Become familiar with the general concepts of articular exercise and rehabilitation. Differentiate the four protocols for the knee according to the underlying structural problem.
5. Case Studies
Understand how to apply the concepts presented in the course related to the rehabilitation of patellofemoral syndrome. Terry will also review real case studies from his own clinical experience to demonstrate the course concepts.