Electrical Stimulation

5 ceus for only $59

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

Explain the principles of electrical stimulation

Describe the physiological effects of electrical stimulation

Identify contraindications and precautions for electrical stimulation

List the alterable parameters of and electrical stimulation and how each parameter will effect treatment outcomes

Design a treatment program incorporating electrical stimulation

Explain the rationale for choosing electrical stimulation

Lab: Participants will be able to demonstrate proper application electrical stimulation

Course Outline

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM

Registration

8:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Introductions

Course Instructions

Course Agenda

Indications, Contraindications, and Precautions

Electricity Basics

Waveforms

Confusing Terminology

Choosing Electrodes/Electrode Placement

Electrical Stimulation for Pain Management

Microcurrent

Electrical Stimulation and Wound Healing (Lecture & Demo.)

Neuromuscular Applications

Iontophoresis

Designing a Treatment Program

Case Studies