PT Course Details
Course # 1273
Hip and Knee Arthritis to Joint Replacement: Aquatic Therapy Research Review and Clinical Application
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 12:00 pm EDT
Cost: This course is included in a $99 CEU Total Access package.
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Course Learning OutcomesPreview Exam
- List risk factors for developing symptomatic OA.
- Describe the therapeutic benefits of buoyancy, drag forces and hydrostatic pressure.
- Discuss latest research regarding aquatic therapy for individuals with OA and/ or TKA and THA.
- Compare muscle activation during walking in the water and on land.
- Implement aquatic exercises to increase mobility, function and gait.
|0-15 Minutes||Risk factors|
|35-55 Minutes||Evidence-Based Research|
|55-85 Minutes||Application to your practice/therapeutic benefits|
|85-115 Minutes||Techniques and Treatment|
|115-120 Minutes||Q and A|
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Beth Scalone, PT, DPT, OCS
Beth is the owner of North County Water and Sports Therapy Center specializing in orthopedic and aquatic therapy. Since graduating from the University of Connecticut in 1991 Beth has belonged to the American Physical Therapy Association and has achieved Certification and re-certification as a clinical specialist in orthopedic physical therapy. In January 2006, Beth graduated from Boston University with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree.
Beth not only provides continuing education for health care professionals she is an adjunct faculty member at San Diego Mesa College PTA program, teaching Orthopedic Rehabilitation and Introduction to Pathology courses and provides the learning module/ instruction on aquatic therapy to the University of St. Augustine San Diego Campus DPT program.
Disclosure: I have no finical affiliations with any of the equipment shown or described
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