Autoimmune Disorders in the Hands

$30.00

This course examines scleroderma, Raynaud’s phenomenon, and rheumatoid arthritis, three common autoimmune disorders that impact the hands.

Category: SKU: PDHT-OT-1705

Description

This course examines scleroderma, Raynaud’s phenomenon, and rheumatoid arthritis, three common autoimmune disorders that impact the hands. It discusses applicable definitions and terminology; their etiology, prevalence, diagnosis, and medical interventions; the normal joint anatomy and functional position of the hand; and the role of therapy as it pertains to their treatment.

Learning Objectives
By the end of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Recognize definitions and terminology pertaining to autoimmune disorders in the hand
  • Differentiate between the etiology and prevalence of scleroderma, Raynaud’s phenomenon, and rheumatoid arthritis
  • Identify elements of medical diagnosis and treatment of autoimmune disorders in the hand
  • Recognize the normal joint anatomy and functional position of the hand
  • Identify roles of therapy as it pertains to autoimmune disorders in the hand

3 CE HOURS