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Current Concepts in Post-Op Care: Lumbar Spine - CEC Course

by Scott Cheatham, DPT

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Type: Online Course

Item: C910397CEC

Description

This course will update fitness professionals on post-operative care for specific lumbar spine conditions. Participants will gain insight on how to safely progress their clients based on the body's own healing process. Techniques such as abdominal core and functional training will be discussed. This discussion is for fitness professionals who desire an in-depth understanding of advanced exercise prescription for the post-operative client.
By Scott Cheatham, DPT

Available Course Credits

ACSM
2.00
ISFTA
2.00
ISSA
2.00
NCCPT
0.20
NCEP
2.00
NETA
2.00
NFPT
0.25
PTIA
2.00
REPS NZ
1.50
REPs UAE
2.00
REPs UK
2.00
W.I.T.S.
2.00

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss current strategies for screening post-operative clients.
  2. Be able to identify "red flag" precautions and refer out to other health care professionals.
  3. Describe the phases of tissue as they relate to post-operative conditions.
  4. Summarize the physiological changes that occur after surgery and how to manage them.
  5. Discuss the most current surgical procedures for selected lumbar spine conditions.
  6. Discuss current strategies for therapeutic exercise and functional training for the post-op client.

Course Content

Current Concepts in Post-Op Care: Lumbar SpineVideo
Current Concepts in Post-Op Care: Lumbar SpineVideo
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About the Author

Scott Cheatham, DPT

Scott Cheatham, DPT IDEA Author/Presenter

Scott Cheatham, DPT, is the owner of Bodymechanix Sports Medicine and Physical Therapy in Torrance, California. He holds a doctorate in physical therapy, is a board-certified specialist in orthopedics and a certified athletic trainer. The author of several chapters and articles on the topics of orthopedics, vestibular balance, and health and fitness, Scott is also a manuscript reviewer for the Journal of Athletic Training, and the Strength and Conditioning Journal, and on the editorial review board for NSCA's Performance Training Journal. Certifications: ACE, BOC, NASM and NSCA Education provider for: ACE, NASM and NSCA

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