SEM34: Common Orthopedic Conditions of the Elderly: A Manual Therapy and Exercise Approach
Presented By: Gavin Hamer, PT, DPT, Dip MT( NZ)

8.5 Contact Hours - 0.85 CEUs - 8.50 PDUs
$55.00 per person
Course Description
An Eclectic Manual Therapy Rationale and Treatment Approach A comprehensive course designed to provide the participant with effective manual therapy and exercise methodology for the treatment of the common orthopedic conditions in the elderly who present in the outpatient setting. The areas addressed in this course include the cervical and lumbar spine and their interaction with the shoulder, hip, knee and ankle. The techniques taught on this course are presented in a down to earth and practical manner.
Learning Outcomes
1. Describe the evaluation and treatment of age specific spinal problems.
2. Describe specific manual therapy techniques for peripheral joints.
3. Describe quick and effective tests to determine if the joint is involved.
4. Describe the contributing factors to primary and secondary joint dysfunction.
5. Identify specific functional exercises and contraindications for various conditions.
Seminar Level
Level I Introductory/no prerequisites required.
Accepted by NBCOT for PDUs. Approved by the New York PT Board, California PT Board and the Illinois PT Board. For other State PT Board approvals click on CEU Course Approvals on the CEU Course Listing Page.
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Target Audience
Physical, occupational, and other rehabilitation specialists. For special needs requests please contact us at
Order Options
This course is only available online.
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