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This one-hour course will examine pulmonary rehabilitation for people with COVID-19 in the post-acute setting with a look towards outpatient pulmonary rehab as well. The focus of this course will be the primary goals of pulmonary rehab, importance of outcome measures, and the components and parameters of exercise with the patient with COVID-19. Discussion of exercise prescription for this population will include aerobic and resistance exercise, as well as breathing techniques.

Meet our Presenters:

Pamela Bartlo, PT, DPT, CCS – Pam is a Clinical Associate Professor at D’Youville College in Buffalo, NY and practices in Outpatient Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab at Mount St. Mary’s Hospital. She is also Vice President of the CVP Section of APTA.

Naomi Bauer, PT, DPT, CCS – Naomi is the Program Director of Outpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Cardiopulmonary Therapy at WakeMed Health & Hospitals in Raleigh, NC and practices in this setting. She also a member of the Nominating Committee of the CVP Section of APTA.

Course Code:

LMS-1032-11

Course level

Multiple

Date published

04/24/2020

Date recorded

04/24/2020

Delivery method

Online

Instructor(s)

Various

Learning objectives

  1. Describe appropriate endurance testing and progression in post-acute settings.
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  3. Explain parameters of a post-acute pulmonary exercise program for a patient with COVID-19
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  5. Differentiate normal and abnormal hemodynamic and symptom responses to exercise training
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  7. Describe impact of cardiovascular comorbidities for a patient with COVID-19
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  9. Compare & contrast the modes of exercise training and their goals

Partner(s)

COVID

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APTA

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Overview
Type:E-Learning Course
Credits:0.1
Credit Categories
Domains:COVID19
Key Dates
Enrollment:Prior to  06/29/2021
Enrollment