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Position Sense Changes with Aging


Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   2
Registration Fee:   $18

Course Objectives
Enumerate the natural physiological changes that occur in the proprioceptive system with increasing age and may contribute to declines in position sense
Investigate which shoulder-based parameters worsens with age
Examine the relative effect for the hand-based parameter

Confirmation Notes
How to Take This Course:
1 View Course Worksheet - View the course worksheet or print it out to review later
2 Read the Course Material - As you read through, mark your answers on the course worksheet to be prepared for the exam
3 Take Exam - You must a achieve a score of 70% or higher in order to earn credit for the course.
You don't need to pay for an exam until AFTER you pass it.
The board approval status information is provided based on our current understanding of the licensing agencies. Please note that it is the responsibility of each licensee to verify acceptance of our courses with their licensing agency.

CEU Course Syllabus
Position Sense Overview 0.34 Contact Hours
Study Overview 0.56 Contact Hours
Results 0.44 Contact Hours
Discussion and Conclusion 0.66 Contact Hours
Total = 2 Contact Hours
Instructional level: Basic

Development of clinical neurological assessments aimed at separating normal from abnormal capabilities requires a comprehensive understanding of how basic neurological functions change with increasing age across adulthood. This CEU course quantifies whether upper limb position sense deteriorates with increasing age, and generates a set of normative data that can be used for future comparisons with clinical populations.
You don't need to pay for an exam until AFTER you pass it.

Dates and Locations
Register Address:   Home-study
Dates:   01-01-2050 - 01-01-2050, 12:00AM 12:00AM