The goal of this adhesive capsulitis continuing education program is to help physical and occupational therapists identify the etiology, presentation and treatments associated with adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder, commonly known as frozen shoulder syndrome [FSS]). After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
- Discuss the etiology and risk factors associated with FSS
- Demonstrate an understanding of therapy techniques appropriate to the treatment of FSS
- Explain the most frequently used medical management strategies for patients with FSS
Content Level: Intermediate
Domain of OT: Areas of Occupation
Domain of OT: Performance Skills
Occupational Therapy Process: Intervention
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