Exercise training is an essential but physiological stressful part of the physical therapy management of a cancer survivor. The purpose of this course is to introduce the participant to safely incorporating exercise training into the care and management of the cancer survivor.
Course created on October 10, 2018
Course Type: Recorded Webinar, Text/Transcript
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; CA/2.0; CO/2.0; CT/2.0; DE/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; LA/2.0; 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; NJ/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
- Identify three benefits that cancer survivors derive from participating in an exercise training program
- Correctly interpret the physiologic changes which occur during an acute exercise bout
- Associate adaptive changes to participation in an exercise training program with an improved functional capacity
- Safely perform an exercise test
- Write an exercise prescription based on estimated heart rate max and/or results from an exercise test
|0-10 Minutes||Background, review of learner outcomes, Why this topic?|
|10-25 Minutes||Basics of exercise physiology|
|25-55 Minutes||Exercise safety|
|55-75 Minutes||How to conduct an exercise test|
|75-95 Minutes||Writing an exercise prescription|
|95-115 Minutes||Exercise guidelines|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Stephen Morris, PT, PhD, FACSM
G. Stephen Morris, PT, PhD., FACSM received his PhD from the University of Texas and completed a NIH Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in the muscle biochemistry laboratory of Dr. Kenneth Baldwin at UC Irvine. Seeking credentials to do human research, he later earned a MS degree in Physical Therapy from Texas Woman’s University, Houston, Texas and a license in Physical Therapy. After teaching stints in physical therapy programs at Texas Woman’s University and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, he joined the Dept. of Rehabilitation Services at UT MD Anderson Cancer Center. There he both treated patients and pursued research focused on identifying treatment outcome measures that are most appropriate for use in the oncology rehabilitation setting and the integration of the principles of exercise physiology into oncology rehabilitation. He served briefly as the Director of Rehabilitation Services at St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital and conducted research in the area of cancer survivorship. He recently retired from the Physical Therapy Program at Wingate University, Wingate, NC and was named a Distinguish Professor upon his retirement. He currently serves as the President of the Oncology Section of the American Physical Therapy Association. Dr. Morris has published and spoken nationally and internationally on the utility and implementation of exercise training principals in the context of oncology rehabilitation. He has served as a subject matter expert on an NIH panel focusing on opportunities and gaps in cancer rehabilitation and currently serves on the planning committee of the ACSM International Multidisciplinary Roundtable on Exercise and Cancer Prevention and Control.
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