NEW SEMINAR BROCHURE MAY 2017

 

Outline: Level 1

Day 1

7:30 - 8:30 am Registration
Introductory PowerPoint on Osteoporosis epidemiology, definitions, and pathology will be presented during Registration Breaks, and Lunch both days.
8:30 - 9:30 am MODULE 1
Introductions/Introductory and Course Materials

Anatomy as it Pertains to Bone Health
Perch Posture
Sit-To-Stand-To-Sit Exercise
9:30 - 10:30 am MODULE 2
Laying the Foundation

PowerPoint Presentation alternating with exercise and movement throughout the morning. Standing Exercises, Compensatory and Pain Avoidance Movement Pattern Recognition, My Experience in Geriatrics/Osteoporosis. Research related to management program. Triangle of Management; Sample Bone Density Scans
10:30 - 10:45 am Break
10:45 - 12:30 pm Continuation of MODULE 2
12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 - 2:30 pm MODULE 3
Postural Correction, Balance Testing and Exercises, Gait Training, Introduction of Habitual and Non-Habitual Movement Patterns

Discussions of Walking Poles, Shoes, Walkers and other Assistive Devices
2:30 - 3:30 pm Finishing MODULE 2
3:30 - 3:45 pm Break
3:45 - 5:30 pm MODULE 4
Site-Specific Exercise Program

Demonstration of positioning and first 4 exercises. Guidelines for severely involved and frail patients; Practice of positioning and instruction in first 4 exercises in groups of 2. Presentation and practice of site-specific exercises -- individuals exercise independently.
 

Day 2

8:30 - 10:00 am MODULE 5
Patient Pre-Assessment and Assessment
10:00 - 10:30 am Continuation of Site-Specific Exercise Program
10:30 - 10:45 am Break
10:45 - 12:30 pm Continuation of Site-Specific Exercise Program; Strengthening/Balancing with Foam Rollers
Demonstrations of Site-Specific Exercises
12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 - 3:30 pm MODULE 6
Treatment Guidelines

Management of compression fractures acute through chronic care; Discussion on Re-Imbursement; Activities of Daily Living; Modalities and Special Treatments
3:30 - 3:45 pm Break
3:45 - 4:30 pm MODULE 7
Effects of Treatment/Identified Patterns of Postural Change. Guidelines "Above and Beyond" The P.T. Clinic

Pain, Muscle Spasm, "Non-Compliant" Patients, Exercise and Fitness Guidelines
4:30 - 5:30 pm MODULE 8
Final Questions, Discussions, Evaluations

Farewell PowerPoint Slides
End of Seminar—Pick up Certificates on Way Out

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