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
Did you know you can now get UNLIMITED Continuing Education Credit Hours for only $95/year?
Click Here to learn more.
Course Date: 2018-09-06
Our courseware includes the text content found on our websites as well as video, audio, and exam questions that make up our courses. You can link to and access our courseware free of charge for personal use. You may not modify or redistribute our courseware under any circumstances.
Although we allow free access for personal use, you may not use our courseware for any commercial purposes without an agreement in place. This includes (but is not limited to) using our courseware for internal training, redistributing our courseware for sale, and copying all or parts of any of our courseware.
If you're interested in licensing our content for commercial purposes or have any other questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will disclose, in advance, any proprietary interest in any product, instrument, device, service, or material to be discussed during the learning event, as well as the source of any third-party compensation related to the presentation. This policy applies to both our organization and contractors. If such proprietary/financial interests exist, we will publish a disclaimer in marketing or instructional materials for a course.
No conflict of interest or relevant financial relationship was identified for this learning activity for individuals in a position to control content.
In order to view this course, you will need to be able to view a PDF document for the course material. If your device doesn't have the capability to view a PDF, you can click here to download Adobe Acrobat for free.
If you require ADA or other special needs accommodations, please contact us by email: email@example.com or by phone 1-800-413-9636, so arrangements can be made.
The board approval status information is provided based on our current understanding of the licensing agencies. Please note that it is the responsibility of each licensee to verify acceptance of our courses with their licensing agency.