This course emphasizes clinical practice guideline evidence to consider in the rehabilitation of patients with heart failure. The course focuses on the clinician and what examinations should be done and what interventions are evidence-based according to the recent American Physical Therapy Association Heart Failure clinical practice guideline publication. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.
Live WebinarFri, May 28, 2021 at 12:00 pm EDT
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; CA/2.0; CO/2.0; CT/2.0; DC/2.0; DE/2.0; FL/2.0; GA/2.0; HI/2.0; IA/2.0; IACET/0.2; ID/2.0; IL/2.0; IN/2.0; KS/2.0; KY/2.0 Category 2; MA/2.0; ME/2.0; MI/2.0; MO/2.0; MS/2.0; MT/2.0; NC/2.0; ND/2.0; NE/2.0; NH/2.0; NY/2.0; OR/2.0; PA/2.0; RI/2.0; SC/2.0; SD/2.0; TN/2.0; TX/2.0; UT/2.0; VA/2.0; VT/2.0; WA/2.0; WI/2.0; WY/2.0
- Participants will be able to list at least three pathophysiological mechanisms that commonly occur in heart failure.
- Participants will be able to list at least three Stages of Heart Failure as well as their relevance to readmission rates.
- Participants will be able to identify at least two rationales for utilization of various examination techniques for patients with heart failure.
- Participants will be able to select at least three intervention strategies in patients with heart failure.
|0-10 Minutes||Background, review of learning outcomes|
|10-60 Minutes||Pathophysiology of heart failure|
|60-80 Minutes||Examination of the patient with heart failure|
|80-90 Minutes||Interventions for patients with heart failure disorders|
|90-115 Minutes||Case studies to emphasize examination and interventions|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
PT, PhD, DPT, OCS, NCS, SCS
John received his doctorate degree from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (2015) with a focus in Orthopaedic and Sports Science. John received a clinical doctorate and Master’s degree in Physical Therapy from Shenandoah University. John is certified in orthopedics, neurologic, and sports by the ABPTS. John is a full-time faculty member at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona. John practices at a pro bono clinic during the academic year and in an outpatient sports physical therapy clinic outside of the academic year.
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