CE Credit Hours: 5.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours
CEU Course Description
Physical activity programs are a powerful tool against several diseases including obesity and their comorbidities. Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is the most common genetic disease associated with obesity, and brings with it behavioral and emotional problems that need complex management. The goals of this CEU course are to compare learning by observation and learning by doing in PWS individuals, quantify the effect of a mixed training program on balance, assess the physiological adaptation effect of a physical activity program with increasing complexity and load, and quantitatively characterize the strategy of patients with PWS during gait initiation (GI) and gait termination (GT) using parameters obtained by the Center of Pressure (CoP) track.
CEU Course Objectives
CEU Course Syllabus
1.38 Contact Hours
|Weight Control and Behavior||1.06 Contact Hours|
|Postural Adaptations||0.75 Contact Hours|
|Gait Strategies||1.06 Contact Hours|
|Physical Activity Physiological Adaptations||0.75 Contact Hours|
Total = 5 Contact Hours
Instructional level: Intermediate
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Course Date: 2018-09-06
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