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Frozen Shoulder: An Orthopedic Study – 10 CE

Activity Overview

Learn about frozen shoulder or adhesive capsulitis, its causes, presentation, and treatment options in this CE for physical therapists and other interested healthcare providers.

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Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the various structures that make up the shoulder.
  2. Provide an epidemiological overview of frozen shoulder syndrome.
  3. Describe the causes and physical changes that occur with frozen shoulder syndrome.
  4. Define the different types of frozen shoulder syndrome.
  5. Describe the different stages of frozen shoulder syndrome along with their associated symptoms.
  6. Describe the process for evaluating and diagnosing a client with frozen shoulder syndrome.
  7. Identify differential diagnoses to consider in clients with suspected adhesive capsulitis.
  8. Describe the treatment options available for adhesive capsulitis.

Content Complexity

  Level 2. Basic Application of Skills and Concepts

Financial Support Disclosure

This activity was developed by AchieveCE free of any commercial support.

Delivery Type

Home Study Monograph



10.0 Contact Hours

Target Audience

Physical Therapist
Physical Therapist Assistant

Activity Type

Contains case-based material


FL Physical Therapy Association
Provider No. 50-20641
CE Broker No. 20-765217


Mike Krause



Requirements for Credit

Participants must score a passing grade of 70% or higher on the activity post-test and complete an activity evaluation. There are no time limits and unlimited test-taking attempts. Credits will be reported automatically to CE Broker if your license information is entered properly in your profile.

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Hardware Requirements

Windows 8.1, Windows 10
Mac OS X 10.1 or higher
iOS 10+, Android 4.3+

Software Requirements

Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox
Adobe Acrobat Reader

Network Requirements

Broadband Internet Connection:
T1, Hi-speed DSL or Cable
4G cellular connection

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