presented by Wendy K. Anemaet
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Wendy K. Anemaet, PT, DPT, PhD, GCS, CWS, GTC, COS-C
Dr. Wendy K. Anemaet, a physical therapist since 1989 in home health, acute care, rehabilitation, outpatient, and skilled nursing, is an associate professor at the School of Physical Therapy at Regis University in Denver, Colorado. Wendy received her Master’s in Physical Therapy from the University of Southern California and her PhD in Aging Studies from…Read full bio
1. The Therapeutic Exercise Prescription Framework
This foundational chapter defines what is meant by therapeutic exercise and gives examples of different types of exercise. A framework for clinical decision making assists therapists in selecting the right type and dosage of exercise would be best for the patient based on current evidence.
2. Principles and Parameters for Dosing Therapeutic Exercise
This chapter describes principles used in prescribing therapeutic exercise including progressive overload, specificity, and variation.
3. Prescribing Therapeutic Exercise for Each Frame of the Framework
This chapter describes exercises that would be appropriate for patients in each frame of the exercise framework. It includes indications and contraindications, types of exercise, and exercise parameters.