EACE ECHO: Dry Needling: Applications for Neuromuscular Dysfunction 22-JUL-2020
This webinar will describe dry needling and explain its applications for neuromuscular dysfunction. It will also discuss risks and benefits to dry needling. In addition, a comparison of dry needling and acupuncture will be discussed.
- Explain Dry Needling Definitions.
- Evaluate Treatment Theory Physiology.
- Summarize contraindications and precautions.
- Compare Acupuncture versus Dry Needling.
MAJ Leigh Anne Lechanski, PT, DPT. Presenter has no financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.
MAJ Lechanski is the Deputy Chief for Physical Therapy and the Officer in Charge of the Military Advanced Training Center (MATC) amputee rehabilitation program at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
She is a board certified clinical specialist in orthopedic physical therapy (OCS) and is Chair of the DoD/VA’s Pelvic Health Working Group and the Lead Instructor for the US Army Dry Needling Courses.
CPT Meghan Matthews, PT, DPT. Presenter has no financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.
- 1.00 ACCME Non-Physician CME CreditDHA J-7 CEPO is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education. ACCME Non-Physician CME Credit providers will be provided a certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. ACCME Non-Physician CME Credit providers may receive a maximum of 1.00 hours for completing this Internet Live Course activity.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™DHA J-7 CEPO is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DHA J-7 CEPO designated this Internet Live Course activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.00 AOTAThe Defense Health Agency, J-7, Continuing Education Program Office is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. Course approval ID# . This live course is offered at 0.1 CEUs, . AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.
- 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
- 1.00 IPCEThis activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners can receive up to 1.00 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change. In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by DHA, J-7, CEPO. DHA, J-7, CEPO is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), the Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry's Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (ARBO/COPE), the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), the American Psychological Association (APA), the American Dental Association’s Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP), and Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) to provide continuing education for the health care team.