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Occupational Therapy Management Of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome And Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders, Part 1 – Live Webinar

May 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am MST

Learning Outcomes

  • After this course, participants will be able to identify EDS sub-types, diagnostic criteria, and sequela.
  • After this course, participants will be able to apply the EDS clinical presentation and evidence-based examination techniques.
  • After this course, participants will be able to analyze evidence-based occupational therapy and inter-professional strategies for EDS for manual therapy, therapeutic exercise, fitness, and sports activities and discuss different biometric technologies to monitor patients with EDS.


0-15 Minutes Background, review of learning outcomes
15-30 Minutes EDS definition, sub-types, diagnostic criteria, and sequela
30-45 Minutes EDS clinical presentation and examination
45-55 Minutes EDS patient-related outcomes and special testing
55-65 Minutes Differential diagnosis: EDS vs. HSD vs. other connective tissue/MSK disorders
65-80 Minutes EDS occupational therapy/inter-professional management: Manual therapy
80-105 Minutes EDS occupational therapy/inter-professional management: therapeutic exercise interventions
105-110 Minutes EDS: Anaerobic/aerobic fitness and sports participation
110-115 Minutes EDS patient biometric tracking with technology
115-120 Minutes Summary, Q & A

Presented By


Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Scott Cheatham received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-financial: Scott Cheatham has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com, a Continued site.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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May 23, 2023
9:00 am - 11:00 am
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