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Pathology: Implications for the Physical Therapist Module 1: Introduction to Disease

Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   10
Registration Fee:   $159

1. Recognize the 3 clinical models of health. 2. Identify 4 strategies to eliminate disparities. 3. Identify 16 benefits of regular physical activity and exercise. 4. Recognize body mass index (BMI) to determine obesity classification for 6 terminologies. 5. Identify 7 risk factors for obesity. 6. Recognize when bariatric surgery is appropriate for obese people. 7. List 9 potential complications of obesity during exercise. 8. Define Mongolian spots. 9. Identify the 3 phases that occur in response to prolonged stress. 10. Define the Health Belief Model (HBM). 11. Recognize the incidence of domestic violence that occurs annually in the United States. 12. Recognize and differentiate between 4 types of trauma-related terminology. 13. Differentiate between A-Type and B-Type Traumas. 14. Identify and differentiate between 6 different trauma condition color codes. 15. Recognize 22 behavioral signs of unresolved trauma. 16. Recognize 9 right brain hemisphere functions. 17. Define ROPC. 18. Identify and differentiate between 7 phases of brain healing. 19. Recognize the DSM-IV-TR is the handbook used most often in diagnosing mental disorders in the United States. 20. Recognize 10 benefits of smoking cessation since the last cigarette. 21. Identify 4 diagnostic criteria for anorexia nervosa. 22. Recognize 15 physical symptoms of anxiety and panic attacks. 23. Identify 4 diagnostic criteria for somatization disorders. 24. Differentiate between malingering and somatoform disorders. 25. Recognize 18 clinical manifestations for borderline personality disorders. 26. List 14 chronic pain conditions. 27. Recognize 5 diagnostic criteria for pain disorders. 28. Identify 9 central nervous system conditions commonly associated with depression. 29. Recognize 3 cardiovascular drugs commonly associated with depression. 30. Identify 23 somatic symptoms associated with mood disorders. 31. Recognize 5 anticholinergic side effects of antipsychotic medications. 32. Define QPR for suicide prevention.

Target Audience
Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Athletic Trainers and Massage Therapist.

Chapter 2: Behavioral, Social & Environmental Factors Contributing to Disease and Dysfunction Chapter 3: The Psychosocial-Spiritual Impact on Health Care

By Catherine Goodman, MBA, PT, CBP and Kenda Fuller, PT, NCS This course utilizes text from the hardback textbook by Catherine Goodman, MBA, PT, CBP, and Kenda Fuller, PT, NCS “Pathology: Implications for the Physical Therapist” ©2008. Pathology offers guidelines, precautions, and contraindications for interventions with patients who have musculoskeletal or neuromuscular problems as well as other conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, or pancreatitis. In addition to addressing specific diseases and conditions, this text emphasizes health promotion and disease prevention strategies and covers issues with implications for physical therapy management, such as injury, inflammation, and healing. With this practical and evidence-based text, now enhanced with full-color illustrations and the latest research, you'll know what to factor into your clinical decisions to achieve the best outcomes for your patients.

Dates and Locations
Purchase Address:   Home-study
Dates:   01-31-2020 - 01-31-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM