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Exercise Prescription in Pulmonary Rehabilitation - Getting it Right

Dr Alison Lupton-Smith

Venue: Online - Zoom

Times: 19h00-20h00

Number of CUE's: 1 CEU

Cost of Series: R100.00

Date: 2021-05-27

About this course

In this webinar, Alison outlines how to correctly prescribe exercises for patients undergoing pulmonary rehabilitation.

She will delve into the different conditions requiring pulmonary rehab as well as the underlying physiologic rationale for implementing pulmonary rehabilitation.

She will then outline evidence-based exercise prescription principles for the physiotherapeutic management of these patients.

What you can get out of this course:

  • An understanding of what conditions require pulmonary rehabilitation
  • An understanding of the principles of pulmonary rehabilitation and the underlying physiologic rationale
  • Practical exercise prescription skills in prescribing exercises to address functional limitations in patients with pulmonary disease
  • Evidence-based guidelines for the management of patients with pulmonary disease through exercise and rehabilitation