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High Resolution Ultrasound: Personalized Musculoskeletal Care through Rapid Bleed Detection and Possibilities of Stratification of Physical Therapy Interventions

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High Resolution Ultrasound: Personalized Musculoskeletal Care through Rapid Bleed Detection and Possibilities of Stratification of Physical Therapy Interventions

Saturday, September 20, 2014
Nurses

This session will focus on the recognizing that point-of-care musculskeletal ultrsound is a highly sensitive tool for the daignosis of soft tissue injury and joint bleeds. A review of joint anatomy and joint structures will be presented, and the pathaphysiological changes in the development of hemophilia arthropathy will be reviewed. Treatment options for hemoarthrosis and joint pain will be presented. Physical therapists will also discuss interventions to be utilizedat the various stages of hemophilic arthropathy to improve joint health.

Speakers: 
Annette von Drygalski, MD
Ruth Mulvany, PT, DPT, MS
Moderators: 
Glen Roy, RN
Jackie Thompson, RN