Duchenne muscular dystrophy evidence-based online training at your fingertips
Expand your knowledge and fill your “toolbox” with treatment ideas for your people with Duchenne.
Our mission is to increase the health and well-being of those living with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Healthcare Professionals Online Training
Learning made easy
Earn CEUs without taking time off work or traveling
Video lecture makes it easy to revisit topics you want to hear again
Learn from anywhere with computer access
Revisit lessons anytime you need
Contact the instructor during the courses for more information
AT FIRST DO NO HARM
Ensure you are safely treating someone living with Duchenne
Standard therapy treatment techniques and protocol can do irreversible harm to a person with Duchenne. With the E-Learning courses, you will be able to navigate the important differences in care including:
Specialized equipment starts when they are young and is an increasingly significant part of their daily life.
Certain exercises can damage muscle and others exercises are recommended to help maintain muscle.
One of the most important areas to begin addressing at a very young age and continue throughout lifespan.
Affect a patient’s mobility, independence and comfort by using effective flexibility management.
Identify medical tests for diagnosis
Identify types of genetic mutations
Identify stages of Duchenne
Identify how Duchenne affects multiple body systems
Choose appropriate treatment interventions
Prescribe appropriate exercise routines
Name multiple healthcare providers involved in care
COURSE SPOTLIGHT FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Current understanding and treatment
This 4 ½ hour course provides everything from diagnosis and pathology to prognosis and intervention for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. This course qualifies PTs and OTs to apply to become CureDuchenne Certified PTs and OTs!