This 45-minute continuing education course is presented to you by Dr. Scott Thompson, OTD, MOT, OTR/L, LSVT, the Director of Clinical Services at Saebo, Inc. This course will introduce you to the principles behind neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES), evidence-based research concerning the purpose and use of NMES for neurological recovery, and reasons to treat the body using the SaeboStim One and SaeboStim Pro.
Completion of this course will reward the participant with 0.75 NBCOT PDUs (0.075 AOTA CEUs), following completion of the presentation and a ≥80% score on the quiz. This course will provide evidence-based research on positive effects of NMES training, when to use NMES, and types of NMES application. It will also talk about the features and benefits of treating shoulder subluxation and other body parts using the SaeboStim One, and features, benefits, and reasons to use NMES, SES, and TENS with the SaeboStim Pro, and why to use these devices in the clinic or home for rehabilitation.
This introductory CEU course is intended for medical professionals (e.g. OT/OTA, PT/PTA, Physicians, Orthotists) directly related to the rehabilitation of a patient or client. To participate in this CEU and receive credit, the participant must be a licensed, treating clinician.
Understand the importance of neuromuscular electrical stimulation treatment (NMES)
Be able to discuss the various benefits of using NMES
Be able to describe the 3 applications of NMES
Describe the features and benefits of the SaeboStimOne
Describe the features, and multi-application use of the SaeboStimPro
Describe the evidence-based benefits of NMES, SES, TENS from the SaeboStimPro
Brief overview of NMES
Discussion of evidence-based research on when and how to use NMES
Discussion of EBR concerning three common types of NMES application
Brief overview of benefits and features of the SaeboStim One
Discussion of shoulder subluxation and EBR for proper application to muscles of the shoulder
Introduction to benefits and features of the SaeboStim Pro
Brief overview of benefits from NMES, SES, and TENS application offered by SaeboStim Pro
Review of presentation handout for quiz
Cancellation: If Saebo decides to cancel this course, for whatever reason, a notification will be sent to the original email used for participation in this course. If the participant would like to cancel their participation, please provide a short email to [email protected] and you will be removed from the course.
ADA/Special-Needs requirements: Please provide special accommodation requests via email to [email protected] explaining what you require to participate in the course(s) of your choosing. We will do our best to accommodate you if given a substantial amount of time prior to participation.
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