Therapists' guide to ICU

Course Overview

3 CEUs.

  • View the recorded webinar and answer 15 MCQ questions
  • This course will review:
    • Introduction to ICU – which patients are admitted to ICU?
    • Interprofessional team in ICU
    • Patient monitoring and management in ICU
    • Evidence-based presentation of OT in the management of adults in ICU
    • Question and answer session


About the Presenter


Prof Heleen van Aswegen is a physiotherapist and lecturer at the University of Witwatersrand. Prof van Aswegen qualified as a physiotherapist in 1992 at the University of the Free State. She obtained an MSc in physiotherapy from the University of the Free State in 1997. Prof van Aswegen obtained her PhD from the University of Witwatersrand in 2008 for her thesis titled “The Effect of Penetrating Trunk Trauma on the Recovery of Adult Survivors”. Prof van Aswegen has been a lecturer in the physiotherapy department at the University of Witwatersrand since 2002. In addition to numerous publications and editing a textbook, Prof van Aswegen is a C2 NRF rated scientist.