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Manual Therapy, Exercise and Taping Techniques for the Hands-On Management of Complex Knee Injuries
DVD Video
$219.99 USD
Product Details
DVD Video - 4+ hours
5 hr 27 min
Multi-disc video recording with electronic manual and instructions
PESI Rehab
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
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  1. Choose exercises based on sound scientific evidence for rehabilitation patients with knee injuries
  2. Utilize appropriate outcome tools to validate treatment outcomes to maximize reimbursement
  3. Implement return to sport testing regimens to guide decision-making for return of athletes back to play
  4. Develop rehab guidelines for individuals following total knee replacement
  5. Summarize the implications of graft selection on ACL rehab progression
  6. Apply biomechanical theory and healing time to progression of meniscal and cartilage repair to post-operative rehab
  7. Apply manual techniques to address knee pathologies
  8. Illustrate the science behind an eccentric loading program for patients with tendinopathies
ACL Tear and Reconstruction
  • Non-operative, pre-operative and postoperative care
  • Identify risk factors
  • Graft selection and implication of rehab
  • Exercise selection and graft stresses
  • Post-operative complications
  • Return to play testing and guidelines
  • Knee injury prevention programs
  • Practice exercise and return to play testing
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome
  • Current philosophy on causation
  • Classification system
  • Assessment strategies
  • Evidence-based rehab programs including
    • Proprioceptive training, proximal strengthening, orthotics
  • Taping techniques, practice
Patellar Tendinopathy
  • It’s not just an -itis
  • Pathological causation
  • Evidence-based treatment
  • Eccentric Loading program
Articular Cartilage and Meniscal Rehabilitation
  • ACI, OATS, Micro fx procedures and postoperative care
  • Biomechanical considerations for optimized outcomes
  • Latest meniscal repair options and rehab considerations
Osteoarthritis and Total Knee Replacement
  • Biomechanical influences
  • Evidence-based non-operative care
  • Post-operative considerations
  • Exercise selection and manual techniques
  • Functional Mobility Assessment
Proximal and distal contributing factors
  • How to Identify
  • How to Address
Hamstring Strains
  • Acute vs. Chronic
  • Lumbo Pelvic Contributions
  • Eccentric Training
  • Prevention
  • Exercise Selection
  • Exercise practice and manual techniques
Validate your outcomes to maximize Reimbursement


Ryan August is currently a physical therapist with The Center of Health and Rehabilitation in Augusta, Maine. His many years of experience include working in an outpatient orthopedic setting with preferred treatment approaches of hands-on care supported by exercise prescription. While completing his doctorate work, he achieved certification in Manual Therapy and as a Certified Mulligan Practitioner.

Ryan's ongoing clinical experience and commitment to quality patient care will be evident through his practical presentation of clinical orthopedics. His goal is to have each participate leave his seminars with immediately applicable skills. He is pleased to have this opportunity to share his expertise with you.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial Ryan August has an employment relationship with Maine General Medical Center. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Ryan August has no relevant nonfinancial relationships 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 non-interactive 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, and Clinical Nurse Specialists - Credit Available Until: 12/12/2019
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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 5.9 contact hours. Expires: 12/12/2019.

California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #:17118 for 5.5 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:
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 5.5 self-study contact hours.

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 7.1 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
No CE available for this board.

Florida Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistant:
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy. Provider Number 50-399. This self-study course qualifies for 5.9 continuing education credits.

Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants
This self-study course consists of 5.75 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:
PESI, Inc. is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approval agency to approve providers. This self-study lecture qualifies for 5.75 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 5.5 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 7.1 contact hours.

Texas Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants: This self-study activity is provided by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners Accredited Provider #2106032TX and meets continuing competence requirements for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensure renewal in Texas. This activity will provide 5.75 CCUs. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.

Other Professions
This self-study activity qualifies for 5.75 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.

Athletic Trainers, Nurses, Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists/Physical Therapist Assistants, Physician Assistants, and other Healthcare Professionals