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Are you a busy clinician who wishes to implement evidence-based practice techniques? The Academy's Secondary Knowledge Committee has a solution for you: Academy Journal Club.

This course will be offered six times annually through the Online Learning Center, starting in February 2018. You are expected to read the designated article, review the summary presentation and discuss both with your colleagues, with whom you choose to form a local club. You and your local journal club colleagues may also post questions or comments to the national discussion board via the Academy website.

Before you begin, we recommend reading these two articles:

"How to Read and Understand A Journal Article" - Jennifer Raff

"How to Critically Read a Journal Research Article" - Thomas Lunsford


This Month's Article

Simulated impacts of ankle foot orthoses on muscle demand and recruitment in typically-developing children and children with cerebral palsy and crouch gait
Michael Rosenberg; Katherine M. Steele

Read this article, then head over to the Journal Club section of the Academy's Online Learning Center to review the presentation. After that you'll need to discuss this research with your local journal club, post to the discussion board, and take the quiz for CEUs.

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The American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists
7910 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 760
Bethesda, MD 20814
(202) 380-3663
info@oandp.org