|(3 Contact Hours) Module 1: Pulmonology|
|(7 Contact Hours) Module 2: Pharmacology|
|(7 Contact Hours) Module 3: Cardiopulmonary Assessment|
|(3 Contact Hours) Module 4: Cadiovascular and Pulmonary Treatment|
|(7 Contact Hours) Module 5: Cardiopulmonary Pathology|
|(3 Contact Hours) Module 6: Pediatrics|
Choose from any of the modules to the left that add up to 30 contact hours to receive the discounted bundle rate. The total contact hours for your bundle must match 30 contact hours exactly.
This bundle is specifically tailored for PT-PTA licensed in Georgia. Not applicable to you?
This course utilizes content from the textbook “Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy” Second Edition by Joanne Watchie, PT, CCS © 2010, published by Elsevier.
Instructional Level: Beginner/Intermediate
This text combines the ease of a readable format with comprehensive information to provide the ultimate course on cardiovascular and pulmonary conditions for therapists practicing in all clinical settings. A comprehensive listing of the more common cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases encountered in clinical practice is thoroughly presented, including the pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, and implications for therapy and exercise.
Throughout the second edition, information is organized and presented logically in a bulleted format; essential information is conveniently accessed on basic cardiovascular and pulmonary anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology of commonly encountered cardiac and pulmonary disorders, assessment, diagnostic tests and treatment interventions, pharmacology and pediatrics. Also included is content on the effects of aging, lung volume reduction surgery and lung transplantation, metabolic syndrome, the 6 minute walk test, health and fitness appraisals, quality of life measures and more.
To better meet your professional needs, this fully illustrated text of 410 pages has been carefully broken down into 6 modules. Each module approved for either 3 or 7 contact hours for a total of 30 contact hours of post-graduate continuing education (NOTE: board approvals vary state to state, please check your states approval status in the state specific course catalog by returning to our home page and entering both your state and profession).
Each module can be purchased individually or combined with one or all of the other modules from this course to create a Course Bundle. Each course is offered in two easy formats to again meet your professional needs. You can choose to have immediate access to your course by selecting the online format (PDF download) or a hard copy of the material can be rushed to your home by selecting our mail format.