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Strength Training and Exercise Prescription for Older Adults: Successfully Manage Orthopedic & Chronic Diseases
DVD Video
$219.99 USD
$99.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
6 hr 14 min
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
JAMIE MINER, PT, DPT, GCS
Publisher:
PESI Rehab
Copyright:
4/14/2016
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV063080
Objectives
  • Evaluate when weakness, deconditioning, poor posture, faulty movement habits, and poor core stability may be a problem.
  • Design effective interventions for functional strength and balance within the current limitations of each injury or chronic disease.
  • Adapt traditional exercises for those with orthopedic limitations due to injury or disease.
  • Apply strength training principles to enhance patient outcomes.
  • Construct effective programs for the most common injuries we see combined with the most common “lifestyle” conditions that accompany them.
  • Compare the risks vs. benefits of specific exercises to guide decision-making for patients.
Outline

The Latest Trends in Strength Training in Older Adults

  • Changes that occur with aging
  • Strength training’s impact on function improvement
  • Techniques to measure deconditioning level and muscle weakness
  • Evidence-based supportive research for strength training

The Musculoskeletal System: Incorporate Physiology into a Balanced Exercise Plan

  • How to develop strength
  • How to develop power
  • How to develop aerobic/anaerobic metabolism

Establish a Starting Point through Age-Related Assessments

  • Posture
  • Balance
  • Strength
  • Cardiovascular
  • Range of motion
  • Functional assessment

Customized Strength Training Exercises & Modifications Based on Diagnosis

  • Frailty
  • Elevated fall risk
  • Chair-bound adults
  • Orthopedic conditions: Arthritis, joint replacements, low back pain and spine care
  • Cardiovascular disease, obesity & diabetes

Safety Considerations for Exercise Programing in an Older Adult

  • Considerations for co-morbidities & chronic conditions
  • Modify activities to overcome limitations such as:
    • Inability to tolerate hot and cold environments
    • Overreaction to external stimuli
    • Balance
  • Impaired neuromuscular control & gait
  • Considerations for an increased injury risk
  • Recovery time considerations
  • Impact of medication on exercise

Unique Considerations when Prescribing Exercise in Adults

  • Volume
  • Intensity
  • Duration
  • Frequency
  • Sequencing exercise

Tips to Motivate Patients – and Keep them Active

  • Overcoming mental & emotional barriers to exercise
  • Implementing exercise into daily life
  • Low-cost exercise solutions
  • Nutritional considerations
Author

JAMIE MINER, PT, DPT, GCS

Jamie Miner, PT, DPT, CGS, is an expert with over 25 years of experience treating patients in hospitals, rehab centers, home health, and other practice settings.

Dr. Miner travels nationally to present seminars on spinal and vestibular rehabilitation, and she is known for her dynamic, hands-on teaching style. Over the years, she has maintained a busy outpatient clinical practice, she currently provides therapy services to older adults in several skilled nursing facilities. A Geriatric Certified Specialist through the APTA, she serves as an adjunct professor and clinical instructor at Shenandoah University’s DPT program.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Jamie Miner has an employment relationship with Rehabcare, Galloway Ridge Facility. She is an Adjunct Associate Professor at Shenandoah University. Ms. Miner receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Jamie Miner has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
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Nurses/Nurse Practitioners/Clinical Nurse Specialists - Credit Expired: 4/14/2019
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California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #:17118 for 6.0 self-study contact hours.

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Florida Nurses:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 6.0 self-study contact hours.

Iowa Nurses: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 6.3 self-study contact hours.

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Florida Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistant:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy. Provider Number 50-399. This self-study course qualifies for 6.3 continuing education credits.


Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants
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California Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants:
CA PT
PESI, Inc. is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approval agency to approve providers. This self-study lecture qualifies for 6.25 continuing competency hours.

Illinois Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants: PESI, Inc. is a Registered Physical Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor through the State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation. License #: 216.000270. This self-study course qualifies for 6.0 CE credit hours.

New York Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants: PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department, State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider for physical therapy and physical therapy assistant continuing education. This self-study course qualifies for 7.6 contact hours.

Texas Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants: This self-study activity is provided by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners Accredited Provider #2106032TX and meets continuing competence requirements for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensure renewal in Texas. This activity will provide 6.25 CCUs. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.


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Audience
Athletic Trainers, Nurses, Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists/Physical Therapist Assistants, Physician Assistants, and other Healthcare Professionals