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CAPM&R Neuromuscular Virtual Shortcourse - June 12, Noon ET

Edx Of Upper Limb Entrapments, Speaker: Jeremy Bland

At the end of the session participants will be able to:

  • contribute to the management of upper limb focal neuropathies using EDX
  • discuss the varied roles of electrodiagnostic studies in the investigation and management of upper limb focal neuropathies with particular reference to carpal tunnel syndrome and ulnar neuropathy
Diagnosis and Management of ICU Acquired Weakness, Speaker: Larry Robinson

At the end of the session participants will be able to:
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of risk factors for ICU acquired weakness
  • Differentiate critical illness neuropathy from critical illness myopathy
  • Formulate a strategy to both prevent and treat ICU acquired weakness

Rehabilitation in Sarcopenia, Speaker: Walter Frontera

At the end of the session, participants will be able to:
  • Describe important demographic changes in recent decades
  • Identify functional consequences of aging
  • Explain the contribution of skeletal muscle to the loss of function in elderly
  • Define and describe sarcopenia
  • Identify and prescribe the type of exercise that is safe and effective for older men and women
The presentation will focus on the aging of the population and the functional consequences of the aging process. The specific role of changes in muscle mass and function (sarcopenia) and the diagnosis of this condition will be discussed in detail.

CanMEDS Roles: Communicator Collaborator, Health Advocate, Medical Expert (the integrating role)
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Jeremy Bland
Larry Robinson
Walter Frontera
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