Constraint-induced movement therapy

Overview

Constraint-induced movement therapy in the treatment of the upper limb in children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy

3 CEUs Purchase access to the questionnaire on this open access journal article. You will be required to read the article and answer multiple choice questions related to the article (you must get 70% and above to qualify for the 3 CEUs).    

R200.00

Description

Citation: Hoare BJ, Wasiak J, Imms C, Carey L. Constraint-induced movement therapy in the treatment of the upper limb in children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, issue 2. Art. No.: CD004149. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004149.pub2.

Objectives of this course

On completion of this CPD activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Define CIMT and the basic underlying principles
  2. List relevant outcome measures which can be used to detect change due to CIMT in the treatment of hemiplegic CP.
  3. Discuss the overall findings of the evidence reviewed in this article with respect to the effectiveness of CIMT.