Common Workplace Injuries of the Hand & Upper Extremity [39.25]
Date: Thursday, March 12, 2020
Time: 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

   James Nappi, hand and microsurgeon, Hand and Microsurgery Associates

Track: Occupational Medicine and Rehabilitation
Secondary Track: All Industries and Workplaces
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: All Levels

Injuries of the upper extremity are common in any industrial setting. The presenter addresses the most common injuries seen in the workplace such as lacerations, carpal tunnel, and nerve conditions. The presenter includes before and after pictures.

Learning Objectives:
1. Identify the incidence of various injuries.
2. Discuss complications from repetitive use jobs.
3. Describe lacerations and how to treat.
4. Explain various fractures and how to treat.

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  CCM: 1
  CRC: 1
  RN: 1
  CDMS: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

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