Geriatric Course Series for OT #103-#109- Online Seminar

Discipline(s): OT

Subject: Geriatric Rehabilitation

Seminar Sponsor: Online CE

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Geriatric Rehab - Occupational Therapist



Geriatric Rehab 109
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Ambulation: Impact of Age-Related Changes on Functional Mobility

2.0

  • Explain characteristics of gait and changes that occur with aging
  • Outline and define pathologic gait changes
  • Define speed, distance and general requirements for functional ambulation
  • Outline components involved with examining and evaluating gait
  • Become familiar with interventions and develop plan of care for patients with gait changes

Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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$38.00 USD

Geriatric Rehab 108
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Impaired Posture

2.0

  • Differentiate normal and abnormal postures
  • List and define 5 age-related changes that influence spinal alignment
  • Explain common spinal conditions such as osteoporosis, spinal osteoarthritis and spinal stenosis
  • Outline and describe the role of therapy in managing patients with postural dysfunctions
  • Become familiar with evaluation, diagnosis, prognosis and developing plan of care with patients with postural dysfunction
  • Examine external supports used with patients with postural dysfunction

Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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Geriatric Rehab 107
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Impaired Motor Control

2.0

  • Define and differentiate common motor control impairments including paresis, abnormal tone, fractionated movement deficits, ataxia, hypokinesia, somatosensory loss, and perceptual deficits
  • Outline and explain at least 5 tests to assess motor control impairment
  • Become familiar with diagnosis and prognosis of motor control impairments
  • Compare and contrast 3 movement system diagnostic categories for motor control impairments
  • Discuss current evidence underlying impaired motor control interventions

Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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Geriatric Rehab 106
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Impaired Muscle Performance

1.0

  • Outline changes in muscle structure and function associated with aging
  • Outline changes in metabolic function associated with aging
  • Become familiar with evidence-supported suggestions for resistance training
  • Describe adaptations in muscle power, strength, size and composition with resistance exercise
  • Discuss nutritional intake as a countermeasure for sarcopenia

Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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Geriatric Rehab 105
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Impaired Aerobic Capacity/Endurance

2.0

  • Define 3 factors that influence aerobic capacity in older adults
  • Describe the physiology of aerobic capacity and exercise
  • List tests and measures to assess aerobic capacity and endurance
  • Describe commonly used scales including angina, dyspnea, claudication and perceived exertion scales
  • Review and outline 3 methods for evaluation, diagnosis and prognosis of older adults with aerobic impairment
  • List and describe 5 interventions used with older adults with aerobic impairment

Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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Geriatric Rehab 104
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Evaluation of the Acute and Medically Complex Patient

3.0

  • Analyze 3 reasons for the importance of the chart review in the evaluation of the acute and medically complex patient
  • List 5 causes and clinical signs of electrolyte abnormality
  • Review and describe 5 causes and signs of acid-base imbalances
  • Outline the process of completing a systems review of the patient
  • Become familiar with signs and symptoms of nutrional deficiency
  • Outline signs associated with coronary artery disease and heart failure
  • Outline signs associated with sepsis, vertigo, dehydration and metabolic syndrome

Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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Geriatric Rehab 103
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Cognition in the Aging Adult

3.0

  • Outline characteristics of depression and methods of assessment in older adults
  • Define and differentiate 5 common depression scales
  • Become familiar with drugs used in depression
  • Outline and understand the cognitive decline and dementia in older adults
  • Compare and contrast dementia and alzheimer's disease in older adults and 3 methods of management

Brown, MS, OT, CHT