Current Concepts in Shoulder Rehabilitation

sholder course

Editor: Chuck Thigpen, PT, PhD, ATC

Earn 30's CEUs upon successful completion.

This course is a collaboration between Sports Physical Therapy Section, APTA, and the American Society of Shoulder and Elbow Therapists (ASSET), two leading educational societies.

Chapter 1
Evaluation of the Throwing Athlete’s Shoulder
Todd S. Ellenbecker, DPT, MS, SCS, OCS, CSCS
Lane Bailey, PhD, PT, DPT, CSCS

Chapter 2
Non-operative Management of the Athletic Shoulder
Chuck Thigpen, PT, PhD, ATC
Drew Jenk, PT, DPT

Chapter 3
Rehabilitation following Shoulder Capsulolabral Repair
Bryce W. Gaunt, PT, SCS
Joseph H. Kostuch, PT, SCS
Brian J. Phillips, PT, DPT
George M. McCluskey III, MD

Chapter 4
Glenohumeral Articular Cartilage Lesions and Osteoarthritis in the Athlete
Ellen Shanley, PhD, PT, OCS

Chapter 5
Rehabilitation of the Athlete’s Shoulder following Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
Reg B. Wilcox, III, PT, DPT, MS, OCS
Brian G. Leggin, PT, MS, OCS
Michael A. Shaffer, MSPT, OCS, ATC
Charles A. Thigpen, PT, PhD, ATC

Chapter 6
The Use of a Functional Testing Algorithm (FTA) to Make Qualitative and Quantitative Decisions to Return Athletes Back to Sports Following Shoulder Injuries
George J. Davies, DPT, MEd, PT, SCS, ATC, CSCS, PES, FAPTA
Kevin E. Wilk, DPT, PT, FAPTA
James J. Irrgang, PhD, PT, ATC, FAPTA
Todd S. Ellenbecker, DPT, MS, PT, SCS, OCS, CSCS