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Use of Case-Based Teaching to Facilitate the Clinical Reasoning Process of Students
Presenter: Jennifer Furze, PT, DPT, PCS|Date: June 15, 2021|Time: 12:00-1:00 PM|Objectives:|Discuss clinical reasoning as a foundational component of health professions education|Integrate concepts of a clinical reasoning ...
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What is the effectiveness of fall prevention programs integrated into the lifestyle of older adults living in the community for reducing fall risk behaviors?
According to the (CDC, 2015) data, falls are the leading cause of nonfatal and fatal injuries for adults 65 years and older with 1 in 3 older adults experiencing a fall each year. Non-fatal falls cost an average of $50 ...
What is the effectiveness of LSVT BIG on increasing engagement in occupations for individuals with Parkinson’s Disease?
The purpose of this project was to determine the effectiveness of Lee Silverman's Voice Treatment BIG (LSVT-BIG) on increasing engagement in occupations for individuals with Parkinson's Disease. LSVT-Big is an intensive ...
What is the effectiveness of oral stimulation feeding interventions for babies within the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) to increase food intake and efficiency in eating?
This Critical Appraised Topic aimed to examine the effectiveness of oral stimulation programs in increasing food intake and feeding efficiency in babies who were born prematurely and are in the NICU. Feeding issues are a ...
What is the effectiveness of orthotic intervention in pain reduction for adults with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)?
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is a condition that is very common among adults and occurs when pressure is put on the median nerve in the carpal tunnel of the wrist. Symptoms include numbness, tingling, or pain in the wrist ...
What is the effectiveness of (Ayers) Sensory Integration theory on improving occupational participation in children with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder?
The researchers of the previous study demonstrated clinical significance by utilizing a valid and reliable measure to identify dysfunctions prior to treatment and improvements following the session. The measure the researchers ...
What is the effectiveness of 3D printed orthoses for people with upper extremity amputations on improving performance of daily activities?
The purpose for this paper was to gather research from articles that had strong levels of evidence to study the effectiveness of 3D printed orthoses for people with upper extremity amputations on improving performance of ...
What is the effectiveness of upper extremity training interventions on increasing participation in ADL and IADL engagement for children aged 0-18 years old with cerebral palsy (CP)?
Cerebral palsy (CP) is a common neuromotor disorder that occurs in 1.5 to 3 per 1,000 live births. Children with CP live with a variety of symptoms including spasticity, abnormal tone, poor reflex integration, movement ...
What is the effectiveness of sensory integration therapy on increasing engagement in school-aged children with autism spectrum disorder?
BACKGROUND: While autism is known to be a life-long neurodevelopmental disorder present from birth, it can appear as primarily a behavioral condition to those who are less familiar with neurodevelopment. These observable ...