IPTA SW District Meeting & CE: Electrical Stimulation for Muscle Recovery Post CVA

Date: 02 / 12 / 2019
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Des Moines University, Munroe Building


The meeting will begin at 7 pm.

Allison Larson, PT, DPT, Mercy Rehabilitation Hospital will present on Electrical Stimulation for Muscle Recovery Post CVA.

The following will be discussed: Define functional electrical stimulation (FES), identify indications for FES and published benefits, identify contraindications and precautions for FES, differentiate FES-evoked activation vs. normal muscle activation, discuss commonly used FES parameters, discuss parameter adjustments to improve contraction and comfort.

The IPTA Southwest District Meeting will follow at 8 pm.

There is no cost to attend, but registration is requested. You may register at https://cme.dmu.edu/IPTA-Feb2019. There is also an option to attend this activity online. See the previous link for more information.

Certificates of attendance will be given for 1.0 continuing education contact hour.



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