Manipulative Medicine and Physical Therapy in the Injured Patient or Athlete

Return to Musculoskeletal and Sports sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.


Learning Objectives

1. Describe use of manipulative medicine techniques in treatment of musculoskeletal problems through a case-based approach.
2. Demonstrate manipulative techniques to assist athletes in recovering from injuries or enhance their performance.
3. Discuss physical therapy approaches/modalities for common musculoskeletal problems.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/04/2014
Course expires: 
03/03/2017

Michael Shaffer, DO, Associate Professor; Director, Sports Medicine Fellowship, Division of Sports Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Sports Medicine Biodynamics Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/04/2014
Course expires: 
03/03/2017
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