Additional resources, continuing education
https://www.anptsynapsecenter.com/ Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy Synapse Education Center
Learning Center: http://learningcenter.apta.org
Orthopedic Section Independent Study courses http://www.orthopt.org/content/education/available_independent_study_courses
Neurology Section Developed Courses: http://www.neuropt.org/education/neurology-section-developed-courses
Academy of Geriatrics Home Study Courses www.geriatricpt.org/events/courses/homestudy
WebPT WebPT.com offers free monthly webinars
Mobility Research www.litegait.com/education
Advantage CEUs AdvantageCEUs.com
Allied Health Education https://www.alliedhealthed.com/courses/physical-therapists Offers live and on demand webinars, home study courses and seminars
Cross Country Education is now VYNE Education VYNE.com Select Physical Therapy and Colorado to get a list of upcoming courses in the state. They offer live and online courses
Northeast Seminars: webinars and live courses https://www.neseminars.com
Med Bridge http://www.medbridgeeducation.com Unlimited courses over one year for $300.00
PT Seminars on demand and live webinars www.Ptseminars.net
Flex CEUs online courses http://www.flextherapistceus.com
PT Courses https://www.ptcourses.com
http://www.strokengine.ca/ This site can be used to find the most current information about the value of the various interventions used in stroke rehabilitation as well as psychometric and pragmatic properties of assessment tools used in stroke rehabilitation.
http://www.healthmeasures.net/search-view-measures HealthMeasures (also known as the Person-Centered Assessment Resource) is a grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to expand and automate use of four state-of-the-science measurement systems: PROMIS®, NIH Toolbox®, Neuro-QoL, and ASCQ-MeSM.
Stroke Resources for professionals http://www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/Professionals/Stroke-Resources-for-Professionals_UCM_308581_SubHomePage.jsp
NeuroPT professional resources http://neuropt.org/professional-resources
This is a great resource for students and young clinicians- this is a comprehensive guide to completing a physical therapy examination on a neuro patient. It includes high def videos for the tests being performed as well as interpretations for the test and quick links to pubmed abstracts!
This is a nice resource for patient handouts from the CDC...fact sheets on stroke, BP, heart disease etc https://www.cdc.gov/stroke/materials_for_patients.htm
Here is the link to the maintenance of specialist certification. http://www.abpts.org/MOSC/ This is a good resource for current NCS's looking to keep up CEU's.
StrokEdge link: http://www.neuropt.org/professional-resources/neurology-section-outcome-measures-recommendations/stroke
Stroke certification http://www.stroke.org/we-can-help/healthcare-professionals/improve-your-skills/tools-training-and-resources/csrs
Management of patients with stroke from the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network http://www.sign.ac.uk/pdf/sign118.pdf
Canadian Partnership for Stroke Recovery: Evidence-Based Review of Stroke Rehabilitation. http://www.ebrsr.com/
VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Stroke Rehabilitation http://www.rehab.research.va.gov/jour/10/479/pdf/VADODcliniaclGuidlines479.pdf
https://www.riclearn.org/ The RIC Academy is the not-for-profit, educational arm of the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. We offer continuing education for healthcare professionals.