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Pharmacology for Rehab Professionals Module 1: Principles of Pharmacology & Cardiovascular
Discipline(s): Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours: 10
Registration Fee: $159
This continuing education course is intended to instruct the professional through a self-paced study on the principles of pharmacology and pharmacological treatment of the cardiovascular, system.
Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants and Athletic Trainers.
Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Pharmacodynamics: Mechanism of Action
Chapter 3: Pharmacokinetics and Drug Dosing
Chapter 4: Adverse Drug Reactions
Chapter 6: Antihypertensive Agents
Chapter 7: Drug Therapy for Coronary Atherosclerosis and Its Repercussions
Chapter 8: Drug Therapy for Congestive Heart Failure and Cardiac Arrhythmias
Chapter 9: Drug Therapy for Pulmonary Disorders
This course utilizes text from a soft back textbook by Barbara Gladson, PhD, PT, OTR “Pharmacology for Rehabilitation Professionals” 2nd Edition ©2011. “Pharmacology for Rehabilitation Professionals” was written by a pharmacologist with a degree in both physical and occupational therapy (certified hand therapist) and 15 years of clinical experience along with 15 years of teaching experience.
This detailed new text presents basic pharmacological principles along with mechanism of action and side effects of major drug categories seen in physical therapy practice today. It is a must have for rehabilitation professionals in all settings.
Dates and Locations
01-31-2020 - 01-31-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM