Benefits and Enjoyment of a Swimming Intervention for Youth with Cerebral Palsy: An RCT Study

This particular article, published in the April 2016 issue of the Journal of Pediatric Physical Therapy, details a randomized control trial conducted to assess the impact of a swimming intervention for children with cerebral palsy who were ambulatory (Gross Motor Classification System Levels I, II, and III).

Course Code:

LMS-799

APTACategory

Category1

cert_CA approval

CPTA2016-17

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No

cert_No IACET

No

cert_NV credit value

.1

cert_NY approval

Yes

cert_OH approval code

17S6081

cert_OH hours

1.5

cert_PA DA hours

0

cert_PA Ethics hours

0

cert_PA Gen hours

1

cert_Transcript stmt

No

cert_TX approval

1909019TX

Completion Instructions

Read the article, listen to the recording of the AnyMeeting discussion, then complete the assessment with a 70% or higher score

Course level

Intermediate

Date published

08/18/2016

Delivery method

Text

Instructor(s)

Marlies Declerck, PT, PhD; Lisa K. Kenyon PT, DPT, PhD, PCS;

Learning objectives

At the completion of this on-line course, learners will be able to:

  1. Discuss the background literature cited in the introduction as related to the study.
  2. Describe the research methodology employed in the study as it pertains to the target population, the research design, use of outcome measures, research procedures, and statistical analyses.
  3. Describe the swimming intervention utilized in the study.
  4. Discuss the results of the study.

Partner(s)

Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy

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#Lessons:
1PDF
2Assessment_Swimming Intervention
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Type:E-Learning Course
Credits:0.1
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Tags:youth, Declerck, Verheul, pediatrics, CP, Sanders
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Price:$50.00
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