Aging Athletes continue to push the boundaries of what is possible, despite in some cases their past medical or surgical history. This course will take a systems approach and will provide insight into the various considerations for injury prevention with the Aging Athlete. This course will provide recommendations on techniques and modifications during the Preparation/Training Phase, in-event management, and recovery to help these athletes continue to compete while working to minimize risk for injury. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and athletic training and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA and AT
Course created on October 23, 2020
Course Type: Recorded Webinar
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; 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 two components that set these individuals apart from other community dwelling aging adults.
- Participants with be able to accurately identify at least three factors that influence injury prevention in the Aging Athlete
- Participants with be able to suggest at least three necessary recommendations or modifications to assist athletes in making any autonomous decisions for improved program success.
- Participants will be able to identify at least two recommendations to athletes on recovery techniques.
|0-15 Minutes||Background, review of learning outcomes|
|15-30 Minutes||Considerations of Injury Prevention – Systems Review|
|30-90 Minutes||Consideration of Injury Prevention – Including Case Studies|
|90-115 Minutes||Consideration of Injury Prevention - Recovery|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Peter C Barusic Jr., PT, GCS, CEEAA
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