Recorded Webinar 5 ceus


Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss age-related changes that contribute to falls in older adults

  • Differentiate causes of dizziness when given pertinent symptom description and objective findings

  • Identify intrinsic and extrinsic factors that can increase risk for falls

  • Identify abnormal gait patterns and discuss their effect on balance

  • List common inpatient and outpatient environmental hazards that can effect risk for falls

  • Describe how some medications may affect balance and increase risk for falling

  • List high and low level standardized balance tests and discuss strengths and weaknesses of each

  • Determine appropriate tests and measures to perform when given pertinent medical and functional information

Course Objectives: Labs

Based on case study scenarios and gait analysis findings, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate appropriate assessment techniques for obtaining objective measures

  • Perform balance tests and explain results

Assessment of Age Related Balance Impairment Recorded Webinar

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