This course will introduce you to the basic principles of the SaeboGlove, evidence-based research concerning the purpose and use of dynamic orthotics for neurological recovery, and reasons to use finger extension assist devices for upper extremity recovery. This introductory CEU course is intended for medical professionals (e.g. OT/OTA, PT/PTA, Physicians, Orthotists) directly related to the rehabilitation of a patient or client. To participate in this course and receive credit, the participant must be a licensed, treating clinician. Following completion of this course and a ≥80% score on the quiz, the learner will receive a certificate. You will have 90 days to complete this course. This course will provide topics covering functional splinting and finger extension assist devices for upper limb recovery, the research behind the development of the SaeboGlove, diagnoses that benefit from the use of the SaeboGlove, and why video presentation on before and after-effects of using the SaeboGlove on various diagnoses.

Course Curriculum

  • 1

    SaeboGlove Course

    • Overview

    • Objectives

    • Download Course Handout

    • SaeboGlove: Grasping Functional Recovery

    • Course Review

    • SaeboGlove Quiz

    • Course Feedback Survey


Following this course a participant shall

  • Identify and/or explain EBR related to the effects of hemiparesis/hemiplegia

  • Identify and/or explain EBR related to the importance of task-specific training for the upper limb

  • Identify and/or explain EBR related to the SaeboGlove

  • Discuss the features and benefits of using the SaeboGlove for upper extremity recovery

  • Identify the client population to use with the SaeboGlove


  • Evidence showing that intervention may be lacking when it comes to the proper treatment of the affected upper limb i

  • Evidence-based research on hemiparesis and the nonfunctional hand

  • Evidence-based research on functional splints, benefits of functional training, and finger extension assist devices

  • Features and benefits of the SaeboGlove

  • Who benefits from, and uses for, the SaeboGlove

  • Before-and-after effect of using the SaeboGlove on common diagnoses

  • Evidence-based research about the SaeboGlove

  • Review of presentation handout for quiz

  • 10-question quiz


  • Cancellations

    If Saebo decides to cancel this course, for whatever reason, a notification will be sent to the original email used for participation in this course. If the participant would like to cancel their participation, please provide a short email to [email protected] and you will be removed from the course.

  • Extra Accommodations

    Please provide extra accommodation requests via email to [email protected] explaining what you require to participate in the course(s) of your choosing. We will do our best to accommodate you if given a substantial amount of time prior to participation.