Events for March 17, 2013
Name: Therapeutic Management of Patients with Cardiovascular Disease
Event Date and Time: March 16, 2013 at 12:00am to: Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 12:00pm
Event Location: Courses will either be held at Bellin Hospital's Kresge Center, 3rd floor, 744 S. Webster Ave., Green Bay Wisconsin, or Bellin Health Family Medical Center - Ashwaubenon, located at 1630 Commanche Ave
Event Description:

This two-day course will provide a comprehensive overview of the therapeutic management of patients with cardiovascular disease that are especially applicable in the field of both physical therapy and occupational therapy.

This course will review the physiology as well as pathophysiology of the cardiovascular system and exercise physiology concepts. Instruction will focus on the management of patients with coronary artery disease, hypertension, congestive heart failure, valvular heart disease, pacemakers, peripheral arterial disease, venous disease, and pulmonary embolism.

The concepts and principles of this course will enhance the participant’s knowledge and clinical skills through lecture, case studies, videotape presentations, and demonstration/practice. Emphasis will be placed on practical methods for evaluation, clinical decision making process and effective treatment strategies using appropriate exercise.

Evidence based information on a variety of therapeutic approaches will be discussed that will provide a foundation from which appropriate decision can be made with regard to patient needs.

This course is designed for participants with a basic to intermediate level of experience.

Registration Fee: $330.00
Registration Info: View event details and register
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