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The Best of Great Seminars and Books

GREAT Seminars and Books

Format(s):   Online Seminars
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   20
Registration Fee:   $645

Describe the musculoskeletal changes with age and discuss at least one examination and intervention technique for these. Analyze and master recommended evidence-based test and measures based on impairment categories and integrate into clinical practice. Examine the role of screening in the development of individualized, patient-centered geriatric care plans. Thoroughly evaluate the Vestibulo/Ocular system and how it affects older adults with balance dysfunctions. Create innovative treatment strategies that will effectively address postural control issues in the geriatric patient. Describe AFIT score implications with regards to optimal aging Identify and explain the evidence for using each exercise to address the specific deficit Determine where patients/clients fit within the norms and cutoffs for various functional and objective assessments Complete a medication reconciliation for older adults experiencing polypharmacy as part of the drug regimen review process. Identify and communicate adverse drug reactions and side effects to health care team in order to improve patient safety. Incorporate the 2019 American Geriatric Society Potentially Inappropriate Medication Resource (aka “Beers List” into clinical practice. Demonstrate functional measures and evidence – based exercise protocols for older adults following stroke. Competently establish a one repetition maximum strength program that is specific to the needs and strength of the individual patient Compare and contrast evidence-based interventions for patients with Parkinson’s Disease

Target Audience

Have you ever looked at a list of courses and wished you could go to them all? Well here is your chance. 10 of the top lecturers from Great Seminars have taken two hours from their 20-hour courses and combined them here for you. You can get 20 hours (all your CEUs for the year) in one course for a great price and you can watch it at your convenience. The topics are aimed at providing you with the most clinically useful information for your patients. They range from the latest in Stroke examination and intervention to the how to best work with the complex (multi-morbid) older adult. You will walk away with so many clinically useful examination and interventions that you can use in the clinical setting immediately. This course contains all the slide presentations, handouts and tons of full references.

Dates and Locations
Register Address:   Online Seminars
Location:   Online
Dates:   01-01-2022 - 12-31-2023, 12:00AM 12:00AM