Splinting Wrapping Casting & Taping Procedures - 1st Edition

Estimated time to complete all:  approx 1.5 hours

Release date: March 29, 2016

Learning Objectives

At the end of this activity, participants will be able to:

1. Assess injured bones or soft tissue to determine the stage and severity of the injury and determine the most effective mechanism of treatment.

2. Compare the indications for using casts, splints or wrapping and taping.

3. Demonstrate effective application of a splint or cast, and wrapping/taping technique.

4. Evaluate appropriate imaging modalities for patients with acute or chronic injuries that require diagnostic imaging evaluation.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
03/15/2019
Cost:
$105.95

Carrie A. Jaworski, MD, FAAFP, FACSM, Director, Division of Primary Care Sports Medicine, NorthShore University Health System; Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship Director, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine

Total possible CME credit: 1.5 Prescribed credits

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
03/15/2019

Price

Cost:
$105.95
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