Blood Flow Restriction Training and Physical Therapy
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June 12, 2018
Ohio Physical Therapy Association
Blood Flow Restriction Training
The use of Blood Flow Restriction (BFR) training has been used for many years for training athletes to improve muscle hypertrophy without the use of increased loads. However, in recent years, the use of BFR has become more prevalent in research and has now started to cross over into physical therapy rehabilitation. This course is designed to distinguish the use of BFR in physical therapy, precautions and contraindications, and how this may impact rehabilitation moving forward.Expand summary
Program Titles and Supporting Materials
This program contains the following components:
If applicable, you may obtain credit in multiple jurisdictions simultaneously for this program (see pending/approved list below). If electing credit for this program, registrants in jurisdictions not listed below will receive a Certificate of Completion that may or may not meet credit requirements in other jurisdictions. Where applicable, credit will be only awarded to a paid registrant completing all the requirements of the program as determined by the selected accreditation authority.
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- Alabama Chapter, APTA
- APTA of Maryland
- Arizona PTA
- Indiana Chapter, APTA
- MN BPT
- Montana Chapter, APTA
- Ohio PTA
- South Carolina PTA
How to Attend
Join the self-paced program from your office, home, or hotel room using a computer and high speed internet connection. You may start and stop the program at your convenience, continue where you left off, and review supporting materials as often as you like. Please note: Internet Explorer is no longer a supported browser. We recommend using Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari for best results.
You may access this course on a computer or mobile device with high speed internet (iPhones require iOS 10 or higher). Recommended browsers are Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.