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Pathology: Implications for the Physical Therapist Module 5: Endocrine & The Blood

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

1. List 6 endocrine glands and their secretion, target, and action. 2. Identify 11 functions affected and their physiologic effects of cortisol. 3. List 18 signs and symptoms of endocrine dysfunction. 4. Recognize 5 clinical manifestations of hypopituitarism. 5. Identify 11 causes of diabetes insipidus. 6. List 10 causes of syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion. 7. List 4 ocular effects of hyperthyroidism. 8. Recognize 3 secondary causes of hypothyroidism. 9. List 9 integumentary effects of hypothyroidism. 10. Define goiter. 11. Define parathyroid glands. 12. List 5 gastrointestinal effects of hyperparathyroidism. 13. Recognize 5 characteristics of hypoparathyroidism. 14. Define Cushing’s syndrome. 15. Recognize 4 cells of the pancreas and its regulating function of glucose metabolism. 16. Identify and differentiate between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes mellitus. 17. Recognize fasting plasma glucose tests for normal, prediabetes, and diabetes. 18. List 12 risk factors for Type 2 diabetes mellitus. 19. Recognize 8 clinical manifestations of cardinal signs of diabetes at diagnosis. 20. List 9 sympathetic activity of increased epinephrine as symptoms of hypoglycemia. 21. List 5 contraindications to exercise in diabetes mellitus. 22. List 13 precipitating causes of diabetic ketoacidosis. 23. List 9 most common signs and symptoms of hematologic disorders. 24. Identify and differentiate between 3 categories of shock and their causes. 25. List 8 signs and symptoms of reactions to blood and blood products. 26. Define anemia levels for men and women. 27. Identify 3 causes of anemia. 28. Identify 8 causes of leukocytosis. 29. Recognize the antibody IgE is the most common stimulator of basophilic degranulation. 30. Recognize AML is the most common leukemia in adults. 31. Recognize ALL is diagnosed more frequently in children than adults. 32. Define Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. 33. Recognize 4 environmental contaminants as risk factors for malignant lymphomas. 34. Recognize node involvement of Lymphocyte-Predominant Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. 35. Recognize the 4 stages of the Ann Arbor Staging Classification for HD. 36. Recognize 4 major criteria for the diagnosis of MM. 37. Define myeloproliferative disorders. 38. Define primary hemostasis. 39. Differentiate between Hemophilia A and Hemophilia B. 40. Recognize the Arnold-Hilgartner Hemophilic Arthropathy stages 0-V. 41. Recognize 5 muscle hemorrhage clinical signs and symptoms of hemophilia bleeding episodes. 42. Identify 3 causes of thrombocytopenia. 43. Recognize 11 neurologic manifestations of sickle cell anemia. 44. Recognize 8 chest syndrome complications associated with pediatric sickle cell anemia.

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

Chapter 11: The Endocrine and Metabolic Systems Chapter 14: The Hematologic System

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