Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy: An Introduction for PT/OT Professionals

Green Clock Hours: 0.10 - 1.25

Constraint-induced therapy, also known as constraint-induced movement therapy (CIMT), is an evidence-based method of upper extremity (UE) rehabilitation following a stroke or other central nervous system damage. CIMT can have significant positive outcomes when specific guidelines are followed, even many years after the neurologic insult occurs. In this course, learners will gain an understanding of why CIMT works, which patients are appropriate, and how to work with the interprofessional team, the patient, and caregivers to implement a CIMT program.

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Constraint-induced therapy, also known as constraint-induced movement therapy (CIMT), is an evidence-based method of upper extremity (UE) rehabilitation following a stroke or other central nervous system damage. CIMT can have significant positive outcomes when specific guidelines are followed, even many years after the neurologic insult occurs. In this course, learners will gain an understanding of why CIMT works, which patients are appropriate, and how to work with the interprofessional team, the patient, and caregivers to implement a CIMT program.

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