Grand Rapids, MI – Pulmonary Only

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Date(s) - 02/09/20
8:00 am - 5:30 pm

Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital

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This course provides an in-depth review of pulmonary anatomy and physiology. Up to date pathophysiology will be discussed for the commonly seen pulmonary diagnoses. Clinical tips will be assimilated into all course material for direct application to daily patient care experiences.  This course includes a comprehensive study of how cardiovascular and pulmonary outcome measures can be utilized in the rehabilitation setting to assist with case management, discharge recommendations, assessment of deficits, and progression of the treatment plan. You will be trained to complete a thorough chest examination including inspection, palpation, auscultation and mediate percussion. You will also acquire treatment approaches for adult patients with pulmonary dysfunction including breathing and and airway clearance exercises and techniques and inspiratory muscle training. You will learn why pelvic floor dysfunction is so common in this patient population and obtain some treatment strategies. Content is based on evidence and is designed to allow direct application to the Practitioner’s clinical practice.



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