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Current Concepts in Post-Op Care: Lumbar Spine

by Scott Cheatham, DPT

Description

This video 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

Additional Content

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Available Course Credits

ACSM
2.00
ISFTA
2.00
ISSA
2.00
NCCPT
0.20
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

Video Chapters

1. Introduction Play
2. Phases on Tissue Healing Play
3. Bone & Joint Anatomy Play
4. Muscle Anatomy Play
5. Degenerative Joint Disease Play
6. Surgical Intervention Play
7. Lumbar Laminectomy Play
8. The Post-Surgical Client Play
9. Exercise Perscription Play
10. Fitness Tools Play
11. Final Thoughts Play

About the Presenter

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