ACL Reconstruction Surgery Physical Therapy Treatment | Phase 1 | Case Study Part 2 | FPF Show Episode 51

By dpope2020

September 23, 2022

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ACL Reconstruction Surgery Physical Therapy Treatment | Phase 1 | Case Study Part 2 | FPF Show Episode 51

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In today's episode we go over ACL Reconstruction Surgery Physical Therapy Treatment | Phase 1 | Case Study Part 2 | FPF Show Episode 51:

  • 0:00 Introduction
  • 2:24 What did the pre-operative physical therapy program look like before ACL surgery?
  • 4:57 How did I advance her physical therapy program prior to ACL surgery?
  • 5:43 What elements of physical therapy are vital before ACL surgery?
  • 6:16 What were our pre-operative measurements prior to ACL surgery?
  • 8:46 Important considerations after ACL surgery?
  • 11:07 Contraindications, bracing and weight bearing after ACL surgery
  • 13:14 Objective measurements ROM, swelling, quad contraction) week 1 after ACL surgery
  • 15:44 Early decision making and plan of care after ACL surgery
  • 17:00 Physical therapy frequency and goals after ACL surgery
  • 18:16 How I restore range of motion after ACL surgery
  • 21:54 Strength training week 1-4 after ACL surgery
  • 24:08 Home exercise program week 1-4 after ACL surgery
  • 25:1 Contralateral limb training and conditioning week 1-4 after ACL surgery
  • 26:30 Gait training and initiating full weight bearing after ACL surgery

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