Product Detail

Pharmacology for Rehabilitation Professionals
DVD Video
$199.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
5 hr 50 min
Details:
Multi-disc video recording with electronic manual and instructions
Author:
SUZANNE TINSLEY
Publisher:
PESI Inc.
Copyright:
5/18/2017
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV020566
Objectives
  1. Describe the primary pharmacokinetic factors involved in drug administration, absorption, distribution, interaction, and elimination
  2. Explain how altered pharmacokinetics may lead to a decrease or an increase in drug effects, and how these effects may be recognized in patients receiving therapy
  3. Discuss the concepts of psychological and physical dependence, tolerance, withdrawal, receptor, sensitivity, and cross-tolerance
  4. Identify the general categories, mechanisms of action, risk-benefit ratio, and implications on physical therapy and occupational interventions for the pharmacological agents routinely prescribed for conditions involving the cardiovascular, neuromuscular, endocrine, pulmonary, and central nervous systems
  5. Analyze the possible effects of various drug actions on the effectiveness of physical therapy and occupational therapy interventions and functional outcomes
  6. List the five classes of cardiac medications, the side effects of these medications, and how these side effects may interfere with rehabilitation outcomes
Outline
PRINCIPLES OF PHARMACOLOGY
  • Pharmacokinetic principles
  • Pharmacodynamics principles
  • Their importance to rehabilitation
PHARMACOLOGY OF THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM
  • Common CNS drugs seen in rehabilitation
    • Sedative-hypnotics, anti-seizure meds, anti-depressant meds, Parkinson’s disease meds, etc.
  • Side effects and rehabilitation outcomes
PATIENT ORIENTED PROBLEM SOLVING (POPS) CASE STUDY

PAIN MANAGEMENT - NARCOTICS, NONSTERIODAL, ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DRUGS
  • Advantages and disadvantages of each class
  • Common side effects and their effect on rehabilitation outcomes
  • Signs and symptoms of abuse
CARDIAC MEDICATIONS
  • 5 classes of cardiac medications
    • Beta blockers, calcium channel blockers, ACE inhibitors, diuretics, & glycosides
  • How these drugs are combined to treat cardiac disease/pathology
  • Therapeutic effects and side effects that may interfere with rehabilitation outcomes
POPS CASE STUDIES
Author

SUZANNE TINSLEY

Suzanne Tinsley, Ph.D., PT, NCS, is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Rehabilitation Sciences and Neurology and the current holder of the Charles R. Parks Endowed Professorship at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center – Shreveport, where she teaches medical pharmacology and neuroscience in the School of Allied Health Professions. A Board Certified Neurologic Physical Therapist, Dr. Tinsley has presented both internationally and nationally on the topics of pharmacology and neurologic rehabilitation. She has also served on the ABPTS Academy of Content Experts.

Dr. Tinsley received her Master’s in Physical Therapy from Texas Woman’s University in 1986 and her Ph.D. in Neuropharmacology from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center – Shreveport in 1999. She has published on pharmacology and rehabilitation and is an author of a pharmacology textbook for McGraw-Hill Publishing. She has an active clinical practice in the area of neurological rehabilitation as well as an active clinical research agenda. Dr. Tinsley has been honored as a Visiting Scholar at the renowned Valens Rehabilitation Clinic in Valens, Switzerland.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Suzanne Tinsley is the assistant dean at LSU Health Sciences Center - Shreveport. She is an author for McGraw Hill Publishing and receives a royalty. Dr. Tinsley receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Suzanne Tinsley has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
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Audience
  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Speech-Language Pathologists
  • Nursing Home Administrators
  • Athletic Trainers
  • Exercise Physiologists
  • Nurses
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists