Challenges physiotherapists face in the implementation of evidence-based practice

: 3 credits
Expiry Date
: None
CPD Units
: 3.00 Points
: 1.7/4

Practitioner-level and organizational barriers to the implementation of evidence-based physiotherapy practice for stroke survivors.

Keywords: Evidence-based practice, stroke, self-efficacy, barriers

Reading material:

Educational Objectives

Educational Aim:
To outline challenges faced by physiotherapists in the implementation of evidence based practices in the management of stroke survivors.

Editor's comments:
Hopefully this expands the knowledge of stroke rehabilitation beyond or improves what pertains in South Africa.

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module participants should be able to:

  1. Explain the importance of evidence-based practice for stroke survivors
  2. Explain the importance of organizational mandate in promoting evidence-based practice for stroke survivors
  3. Describe the challenges physiotherapists face in the implementation of  evidence-based practice for stroke survivors
  4. Describe the challenges experienced by physiotherapists in updating knowledge on evidence-based practice for stroke survivors.

Instruction for this Module

  • Read the supplied reading material and complete the quiz at the end
  • You need to pass the quiz and complete the course rating to generate the module certificate at the end
  • You have three attempts to pass the quiz
  • The pass grade is 70%
  • Please click on the CPD certificate link to claim your certificate and to update your CPD Manager

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