Evidence-Based Practice Presentations
IPTA Business Meeting
The IPTA business meeting from 8 - 9 pm WILL BE available both on-site at DMU and on-line. To attend the business meeting on-line, click here.
If you have an item you'd like to add to the IPTA Business Meeting agenda, please email Juanita Robel at Juanita.Robel@dmu.edu.
IPTA Southwest District members, physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, students.
DMU DPT Student Research Poster Presentations
|6:30 pm||In patients with Parkinson’s Disease, does cognitive impairment increase risk for falls?|
Kayla Kyhl, Kelsey Phelan, Laura Steichen
|6:45 pm||Does FABQ predict return to work ability in workers with low back injury?|
Connor Blythe, Halli Meyer, Lynzy Peters
|7 pm||For an athlete post ACL reconstruction does the KOOS better predict return to sport compared to use of hop tests?|
Mackenzie Banwart, Jenna Berg, Dani Davis, David Parr
For patients in the acute stroke rehabilitation setting, does the functional independence score predict length of stay and discharge destination?
|7:30 pm||Does fear of movement predict poorer functional status at 6 months post-TKA?|
Amelia Dahlhauser, Jennifer Hill, Trevor Parrish
|7:45 pm||How does psychological readiness predict an athlete’s likelihood of return to sport?|
Emily Hilderbrand, Abbi Mathis, Kelsi Rempe
IPTA Southwest District Business Meeting
Des Moines University is located on a 22-acre campus in the heart of Des Moines, Iowa. Just west of downtown on Grand Avenue, the University is located in one of Des Moines’ most prestigious neighborhoods. The campus is in a historic neighborhood filled with tree-lined streets and gracious older homes and businesses. Its central location makes it easy to access the rest of the city and outlying communities. The campus is close to the Des Moines International Airport, located on the bus line and just blocks from local shopping and downtown Des Moines.
Continuing Education Credit
Certificates of attendance will given for 2.5 continuing education contact hours.
No commercial interest provided financial support for this continuing education activity.
- 2.50 CE Contact Hours