RSVP: Sat 01 May 2021
RECORDED WEBINAR SUMMARY
AN INTRODUCTION TO THE MANAGEMENT OF COMMON HAND CONDITION
This webinar will provide further knowledge into common hand conditions seen by occupational therapists working in a range of settings:
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Distal radial fractures
- Finger injuries
- Wound care and management
- Neurological hands
This webinar will enable the therapist to understand the patient’s limitations and abilities in regards to their occupational tasks and hobbies.
Suitable for students, beginners and experienced Occupational Therapists who want to know about the management of basic hand conditions they come across in their setting.
The purpose of this webinar is to help Occupational Therapists who work in a range of settings:
- Identify simple hand conditions
- Wound management and scar treatment techniques
- Provide effective interventions for short or long term management
- Functional, off the shelf splints
- Simple exercise-based interventions
- Have knowledge of when to refer on for more specialised care
Jennifer Mathias has specialised in Hand and Upper Limb rehabilitation for 25 years. She has cemented her knowledge by completing post graduate studies in Hand and Upper Limb Rehabilitation, participating in research projects, and being the co-author of medical journals.
Together with managing her large private practice, and continuing to maintain a clinical caseload, she also enjoys lecturing and doing presentations to Surgeons, Specialists, GP’s and graduating therapists.
Total CPD claimable workshop hours: 1
This is a recorded webinar session that was held in April 2019
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REGISTRATION FEES & INCLUSIONS
OTA Member: $56
OTA Student/ New Graduate Member: $48
Non Member: $80
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*Registrations close Friday 1 May 2021, 11.55pm AEST
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