This course reviews current literature, definitions, and guidelines on high intensity exercise use within physical therapy programming. We will review example treatments, precautions, and contraindications when integrating these techniques in the older adult. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA and AT.
Live WebinarFri, Jun 4, 2021 at 12:00 pm EDT
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; BOC/2.0 Category A; 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 identify at least three high intensity exercises and associated reported benefits.
- Participants will be able to identify at least two contraindications and precautions in high intensity exercise use.
- Participants will be able to list at least three examples of high intensity exercises that are appropriate for use in the older adult client.
- Participants will be able to identify at least two appropriate dosing and progression techniques of high intensity exercises.
|0-15 Minutes||Background, review of learning outcomes|
|15-45 Minutes||Definitions of high intensity exercise and benefits as defined by research/evidence|
|45-75 Minutes||What does the research say about high intensity in the older adult?|
|75-90 Minutes||When is high intensity exercise appropriate?|
|90-105 Minutes||Considerations, precautions, and contraindications for the older adult|
|105-115 Minutes||Examples of high intensity exercises, proper dosing and progression|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
PT, DPT, GCS
Kevin Cezat is a Board-Certified Specialist in Geriatric Physical Therapy. He currently works as the Director of Rehab in a large Continuing Care Retirement Community in Winter Park Florida that provides patient care in an inpatient, outpatient, and home health setting for geriatric patients within skilled nursing, assisted living, and independent living settings. He received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from University of Central Florida in 2011
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