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Reducing the Risk of Falls in the Elderly Use Coupon Code AHE10 for 10% off

Allied Health Education


Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   2
Registration Fee:   $49


Objectives
At the end of this course, the participant will be able to:
Define falls / falls risk / and related terminology
Identify falls risk factors
Explain why falls are important
Explain the causes & the prevalence of falls
List common problems associated with falls
Summarize the important issues falls raise
State current research that backs practice
Apply a variety of strategies, tricks, and tips to help clients reduce falls

Confirmation Notes
Prerequisites:  None
Educational Level:  Basic
Other:  Satisfactory completion of this course will require the participant to respond to polling questions asked throughout the webinar & to be logged on during the entire webinar.

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Description
Use Coupon Code AHE10 for 10% off
Are you looking for a broad overview of techniques that you can use with your clients who are at risk for falls? Are you in need of tips and tricks to help manage unsteady gait? Are you wondering what latest research backs your practice?
Falls are a serious health risk for the aging population. A fall can be a life-changing event that can result in loss of an independent lifestyle, disability, or death. Healthcare providers need to understand the big picture, including what causes this population to fall, and what the evidence shows can prevent the events.
This course provides a general overview of strategies that you can apply immediately to your clients. This course is designed to develop therapist knowledge of falls reduction, current research, and best strategies. If you would like a broad over-view of strategies, research, and how it relates to your practice then this course is for you!


Dates and Locations
 
Register Address:   Home-study
Location:   ON DEMAND WEBINAR
Dates:   01-01-2050 - 01-01-2050, 12:00AM 12:00AM
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