About the Course
Respiratory Therapy plays a vital role in the treatment of patients with the respiratory diseases and substantial research has validated its beneficial effects on reported dyspnoea, quality of life, psychosocial health and exercise tolerance. Students in this course will have the opportunity to learn and discuss the components, methodology and effectiveness of Comprehensive Pulmonary Rehabilitation at an introductory and advanced levels.
Topics CoveredModule - 1
Pulmonary Rehabilitation - overview
History & Model of Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Pulmonary Anatomy & Physiology
Module - 2
Description & Interpretation of Medical Tests
Patient Selection & Assessment of PR
Pulmonary Exercise Testing & Prescription
Exercise Components of Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Module - 3
ICU Assessment & Management
Disease Specific Approaches in PR
Pre & Post Operative Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Module - 4
PR for Infants & Children
Geriatric Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Role of Yoga in Respiratory Disorders
Who should attendThe course is aimed at physiatrist, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, respiratory nurses and any other health care professionals involved in or with an interest in pulmonary rehabilitation together with respiratory consultants or General Practitioners.
Rs.30,000 in single instalment or 2 equal installments of Rs.16,000 each
Course material developed by experienced specialists from Apollo Hospitals Group.
Convenient to take the course as it is online anytime, anywhere learning with print support.
No need to dislocate yourself from existing practice & place of work as the course is available both online & offline.
Key TakeawaysAims of the course
This course aims to provide students with an opportunity to:
Improve students’ understanding of the key elements in the rehabilitation of a person who respiratory disease.
Develop the skills required to develop and deliver a rehabilitation program for populations with respiratory disease
Obtain advanced skill in the development, delivery and evaluation of a Respiratory Therapy program
Critically appraise current issues in the application of diverse models of Respiratory Therapy