Manual Therapy for the Oncology Patient

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Course Type: Online | PT 2011

Author(s): Lisa Massa, PT, WCS, CLT-LANA

Price: $54 Member | $90 Nonmember (subject to change)

CEU: 0.3 CEUs (3.0 contact hours)

Description: The course is designed to provide both beginning and experienced physical therapists with clinically relevant and, when available, evidence-supported or inspired assessment and treatment applications when treating a patient with cancer. The speaker will provide background information on chemotherapy and radiation side effects to soft tissue and bone, as well as review research for common manual therapy techniques used with the oncology patient/client. Attendees will learn application methods, indications, and contraindications for the use of manual therapy with patients with cancer.

Purchase: View full course description at the APTA Learning Center.

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