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what is Outcome-Based Massage (OBM)

is a systematic treatment approach in which therapists provide massage interventions with the goal of achieving specified outcomes that are tailored to address each client’s unique needs, presenting issues and preferences

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Systemic

Condition that effects the overall body system and not just a general region. Ie Fibro

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Wellness interventions

not concerned with addressing the client’s impairments. Clients usually don’t present with direct impairments.

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The treatment of impairments

aim is to reduce the impairments associated with medical conditions and transition the client into a wellness protocol.

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What is the Acronym for SMART

Specific, Measurable, action oriented, realistic and time bound

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Specific

• Geared for the condition we are treating
• Blend with the overall goals of the client and or care team working on client
• Must provide a clear path to get client back to where they were before condition presented
• Must be relevant to the client

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Measureable

• Objectively
• Must be actually physically measurable.. Tape, posture, balance, timed events etc
• Goals and benchmarks... sleep, driving, sitting, walking
• VAS pain scales
• Subjectively.... How pt feels

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Action oriented

Provide physical evidence of improvement
• Goals must be stable but plan must be changeable and dynamic • Patient must be involved with Treatment

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Realistic

• Patient must be able to achieve
• Have benchmarks and deadlines
• Must be applicable to patients condition and lifestyle • Must be fitting with the pts condition (hip surgery)

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Time Bound

Must have a starting, and end time
• Must have re examinations
• Must have benchmarks
• Must show decrease in visit frequency along with progression • Must include follow up with maintenance
Client Goals

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Skills Required for EBP

• Clearly identify practice problem or new knowledge ( innovation)
• Find research literature
• Critically evaluate research findings
• Apply to practice through change process

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