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 Physiology of Advanced Coordination and Skill
This chapter details where exercise for advanced coordination and skill fits within the exercise framework. It describes types of exercises and elements of exercise that would be appropriate and discusses patients who might benefit from exercise to enhance advanced coordination and skill.
2. Assessing the Need for and Progress with Advanced Coordination and Skill Exercise
This chapter describes the type of patient who might benefit from advanced coordination and skill exercise. In addition, various methods of assessing advanced coordination and skill are included as well as parameters for prescribing effective exercises.
3. Exercises for Advanced Coordination and Skill
This chapter will describe the types of exercises and how you would prepare dosage to help your patient gain some advanced coordination and skill. We'll also take a look into the links in plyometrics and how it produces long-term muscle endurance.
4. Case Application of Exercises for Advanced Coordination and Skill
We'll wrap of this course with a case of a patient with decreased high level balance and coordination after a total knee arthroplasty. It includes a demonstration of assessment and outcome measurement techniques and exercise prescription for advanced coordination and skill.