Product Detail

Interpreting Evidence:
Audio CD
$169.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Audio CD - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
6 hr 17 min
Details:
Multi-disc audio recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
BRIGANI "BRIGGS" G. AMANTE, PT, MD
Publisher:
PESI Publishing & Media
Copyright:
5/5/2017
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNA063320
Objectives
  1. Define the elements of evidence-based practice in the context of patient goals in clinical practice.
  2. Analyze the rationale behind each step in successfully answering a clinical question with guidance from the available research.
  3. Determine the best treatment option/s, using the 5 steps, and apply them to achieve excellent patient care.
  4. Discuss evidence-based approaches for common orthopedic problems, screening for dysphagia, early mobilization in acute stroke, early mobilization in acute deep venous thrombosis, fall risk, chronic kidney disease, & patients on dialysis.
  5. Practice the five-step approach to answer a clinical question with the best evidence currently available.
  6. Explain the challenge when adopting a single example from evidence to guide practice.
  7. Understand statistical tests and the relevance in clinical care.
  8. Apply quality appraisal tools, including the intention-to-treat analysis.
Outline
  • Clinical Scenario #1: Chronic Knee Pain
  • Key Concepts of Evidence-Based Practice
  • The 5-Step Approach in Answering a Clinical Question
  • Clinical Scenario #2: Right Shoulder Pain
  • Quality Appraisal Tools & Intention-to-Treat Analysis
  • Understanding Statistical Tests and Relevance in Clinical Care
  • Clinical Scenario #3: Exercise & Physical Modalities
  • Evidence-Based Screening and Diagnostic Testing in Rehabilitation
  • Workshop 1 - Orientation to Therapy-Related Research Databases
  • Systematic Approach to Finding Appropriate Databases
  • Workshop 2 - Utilizing Research Databases to Answer a Clinical Question
  • Finding the Best Answer to your Clinical Question in 5-10 minutes
  • Clinical Scenario # 4: Bedside screening of Dysphagia
  • Clinical Scenario # 5: Mobilization in Acute Lower Extremity DVT
  • Clinical Scenario # 6: Mobilization in Acute Stroke
  • Clinical Scenario # 7: Fall Risk Evaluation and Management
  • Evidenced Based Rehabilitation - Chronic Kidney Disease and Dialysis
Author

BRIGANI "BRIGGS" G. AMANTE, PT, MD

Brigani "Briggs" G. Amante is a physical therapist, a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, and a Fellow in Nephrology at the University of Colorado Hospital. As an avid practitioner of evidence-based medicine, Briggs has remained passionate in the education of rehabilitation professionals, physicians, and other healthcare team members on how to efficiently incorporate the best evidence in their clinical practice. His pioneering work on "5-Steps In Answering A Clinical Question," is one of the highlights of this course, and has revolutionized and simplified the process of determining the best screening/diagnostic tests and/or treatment option/s for patients. His knowledge, style of teaching, unique perspectives as a physician and a physical therapist, as well as passion for evidence-based therapy, is refreshing and contagious!

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Brigani Amante is a Fellow in Nephrology at the University of Colorado. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Brigani Amante has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits
Save time and $10 off the price of other submission methods – purchase & take the CE test online for $9.99 USD per participant. Additional processing fees apply for other submission methods (i.e. mail, fax, etc.). Please contact our Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details.

Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations.

Certificates of Successful Completion are available for email, download and/or printing from your online account immediately following the successful completion of the post-test/evaluation.

**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.


Nurses/Nurse Practitioners/Clinical Nurse Specialists - Credit Available Until: 5/5/2020
American Nurses Credentialing Center Logo
PESI, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses completing these self-study materials will earn 6.7 contact hours. Expires: 5/5/2020.

California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #: 13305 for 6.5 self-study contact hours.

You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.

Florida Nurses:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 6.5 self-study contact hours.

*FLORIDA PARTICIPANTS ONLY: To automatically be reported to CE Broker, after completing and passing the online post-test/evaluation, please contact cepesi@pesi.com. You will need to provide the full title of the activity, speaker name, date of live broadcast, your name and your license number in the email.

Iowa Nurses: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 8.1 self-study contact hours.

You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants - Credit Available Until: 5/5/2019
AOTA Logo
PESI, Inc. is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. Provider #: 3322. This self-study course qualifies for 6.5 self-study contact hours or .65 CEUs in the Category of Domain of OT and Occupational Therapy Process. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. Course Level: Intermediate. Expires: 5/5/2019.

Florida Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistant:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy. Provider Number BAP #77. This self-study course qualifies for 6.7 continuing education credits.

*FLORIDA PARTICIPANTS ONLY: To automatically be reported to CE Broker, after completing and passing the online post-test/evaluation, please contact cepesi@pesi.com. You will need to provide the full title of the activity, speaker name, date of live broadcast, your name and your license number in the email.


Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants
This self-study course consists of 6.75 clock hours of instruction that is applicable for physical therapists. CE requirements for physical therapists vary by state/jurisdiction. Please retain the certificate of completion that you receive and use as proof of completion when required.

California Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants:
CA PT
PESI, Inc. is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approval agency to approve providers. This self-study lecture qualifies for 6.75 continuing competency hours.

Illinois Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants: PESI, Inc. is a Registered Physical Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor through the State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation. License #: 216.000270. This self-study course qualifies for 6.5 CE credit hours.

New York Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants: PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department, State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider for physical therapy and physical therapy assistant continuing education. This self-study course qualifies for 8.1 contact hours.


Texas Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants
This self-study activity is provided by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners Accredited Provider #1807032TX and meets continuing competence requirements for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensure renewal in Texas. This activity will provide 6.75 CCUs. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.


Speech-Language Pathologists & Audiologists
This course contains 6.5 hours of continuing education and may qualify for credit. Please retain your certificate of completion and contact your accrediting board or organization to determine if credit is available and your reporting responsibilities and requirements.

California Speech-Language Pathologists/Audiologists: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board, #PDP 319. This course meets the qualifications for 6.5 hours of self-study continuing professional development credit for Speech-Language Pathologists or Audiologists, as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board.

Kansas Speech-Language Pathologists: Approved for 8.0 self-study continuing education clock hours for Kansas licensed Speech-Language Pathologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services.


Other Professions
This self-study activity qualifies for 6.75 clock hours of instructional content as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Retain your certificate of completion and contact your board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Disclaimer: **Information obtained in this course should be used within your scope of practice.
**It is your ethical responsibility to report accurate hours to your licensing board.
**All self-study participants must complete and pass (80% or better) a post-test/evaluation prior to receiving a certificate of completion. If you require a copy of the test/evaluation for CE purposes, please print at the time you take the test. Or you may call our customer service department and a copy of your test/evaluation will be emailed to you. Please allow 30-45 days.


Audience
Nurses, Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists/Physical Therapist Assistants, Physician Assistants, Speech-Language Pathologists, and other Healthcare Professionals