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Geriatric Functional Strengthening & Exercise Prescription
DVD Video
$219.99 USD
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Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
5 hr 55 min
Details:
Multi-disc video recording with electronic manual and instructions
Author:
JAMIE MINER, PT, DPT, GCS
Publisher:
PESI Inc.
Copyright:
5/16/2018
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV020778
Objectives
  1. Evaluate when weakness, deconditioning, poor posture, faulty movement habits, and poor core stability may be a problem
  2. Design effective interventions for functional strength and balance within the current limitations of each injury or chronic disease
  3. Adapt traditional exercises for those with orthopedic limitations due to injury or disease
  4. Apply strength training principles to enhance patient outcomes
  5. Construct effective programs for the most common injuries we see combined with the most common “lifestyle” conditions that accompany them
  6. Compare the risks vs. benefits of specific evidenced-based exercise programs to guide decision making for patients
Outline
LATEST TRENDS IN STRENGTH TRAINING IN OLDER ADULTS (2 HOURS)
  • 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
  • Outcome measures for program effectiveness
THE MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM: INCOROPORATE PHYSIOLOGY INTO A BALANCED EXERCISE PLAN (30 MINUTES)
  • How to develop strength
  • How to develop power
  • How to develop aerobic/anaerobic metabolis
ESTABLISH A STARTING POINT THROUGH AGE-RELATED ASSESSMENTS (CASE STUDY ICON) (30 MINUTES)
  • Posture
  • Balance
  • Strength
  • Cardiovascular
  • Range of motion
  • Functional assessment
CUSTOMIZED STRENGTH TRAINING EXERCISES AND MODIFICATIONS BASED ON DIAGNOSIS (LAB ICON) (1 HOUR)
  • Frailty
  • Elevated fall risk
  • Chair-bound adults
  • Orthopedic conditions
    • Arthritis
    • Joint replacements
      • Hip
      • Knee
      • Reverse total shoulder
    • Low back pain and spine care
      • Osteoporosis
      • Spinal stenosis
      • Lumbar fusion
    • Shoulder conditions
      • Rotator cuff tears
      • Shoulder impingement
      • Frozen shoulder
      • IT band syndrome
  • Cardiovascular disease, COPD, obesity, and diabete
SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS FOR EXERCISE PROGRAMMING IN AN OLDER ADULT (LAB ICON) (30 MINUTES)
  • Considerations for co-morbidities and chronic conditions
  • Modify activities to overcome limitations
    • Inability to tolerate hot and cold environments
    • Overreaction to external stimuli
    • Balance
  • Impaired neuromuscular control and gait
    • Parkinson’s disease
    • CVA
    • MS
  • Considerations for an increased injury risk
  • Recovery time considerations
  • Impact of medication on exercise
UNIQUE CONSIDERATIONS WHEN PRESCRIBING EXERCISE IN OLDER ADULTS (30 MINUTES)
  • Volume
  • Intensity
  • Duration
  • Frequency
  • Sequencing exercise
TIPS TO MOTIVATE PATIENTS—AND KEEP THEM ACTIVE (CASE STUDY ICON) (1 HOUR)
  • Overcoming mental and 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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Audience
  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Exercise Physiologists
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists