18AH017 - Differential Diagnosis & Treatment of Dizziness and Vertigo

Jan 19–Jan 20, 2018 Allied Health

18AH017 - Differential Diagnosis & Treatment of Dizziness and Vertigo

Description

Seeking to delineate your patient’s complaints of dizziness and/or vertigo and the relationship to balance and falls? Looking for a solid treatment and reassessment approach to improve outcomes? This lecture and lab-based class will review anatomy & physiology of involved structures, differential diagnosis and treatment for dizziness and vertigo, including an overview of vestibular rehabilitation. This course will assist you in clinical decision making regarding treating and referring.

Participants should wear comfortable clothing for the class labs.

Note: Class size is limited; register early!

Snow Dates: January 26-27, 2018

Target Audience

Occupational Therapists & Assistants; Physical Therapists & Assistants

Objectives

  • Identify the anatomy and pathophysiology of the vestibular system as it relates to orientation, dizziness, and balance dysfunction
  • Differentiate the complaints of dizziness using patient history and bedside tests to determine whether to treat, refer, or treat plus refer
  • Identify non-vestibular causes of dizziness and available treatment options
  • Demonstrate skill related to Oculomotor and special vestibular bedside tests
  • Demonstrate treatment paradigms related to vestibular/non-vestibular dysfunction

Sessions

Differential Diagnosis & Treatment of Dizziness and Vertigo
1/19 8:30 AM–1/20 12:00 PM

Credits

1.000 CEU

10.000 NCBPTE Contact Hours

10.250 NCBOT Contact Hours

Application will be made to the NCBOT for pre-approval.

10.250 Contact Hours

Fees

$250.00 Early Registration Fee
Applies 11/27–1/12
$225.00 Early Registration Fee - PTA, OTA
Applies 11/27–1/12
$125.00 Early Registration Fee - Student -proof of enrollment required at check-in
Applies 11/27–1/12
$265.00 Registration Fee
Applies 1/13–1/19
$240.00 Registration Fee - PTA, OTA
Applies 1/13–1/19
$140.00 Registration Fee - Student -proof of enrollment required at check-in
Applies 1/13–1/19
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