Doctors Demystify the Aging Boomers, On-Line

$59.00

Doctors Demystify the Aging Boomers, Implications for OTs and PTs, On-Line

Category:

Description


Watch 13 video presentations (each 8-26 minutes long) on these topics

  • 01 Demographics
  • 02 Physiology of Aging
  • 03 Aging Muscle
  • 04 Comorbidities
  • 05 Social Issues
  • 06 Bone
  • 07 Skin
  • 08 Muscle and Tendon
  • 09 Nerve
  • 10 Arteries
  • 11 Cartilage and Joints
  • 12 Fascia
  • 13 Hand Therapy Compliance


Meet these objectives   
On completion of the course, the participant will be able to

  • describe the characteristics and demographics of the baby boomers
  • describe in general the natural effects of aging on the various organ systems
  • describe in detail the age-related musculoskeletal tissues’ responses to injury
  • describe age-adjusted modifications in hand therapy protocols for effective rehabilitation
  • educate elderly patients and their families about common conditions/treatments affected by advancing age

Score >70% on the quiz, receive your certificate for 4 hours of continuing education credit.

Registration fee  $59.