2018 Neurorehabilitation Conference

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WHEN

Saturday, May 19, 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

WHERE

Gaylord Texan
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, Texas 76051

INFO

Discuss the different ways in which patients and families adjust to neurological disabilities and describe how the treatment team can assist with obtaining rehabilitation outcomes.
Discuss the significance of how new research related to the cause and symptoms of Parkinson’ disease may impact current rehabilitation paradigms. Summarize the basic and clinical research that supports exercise as medicine and discuss its clinical implications. Define barriers to implementing exercise as medicine and provide potential solutions.
Understand the medical issues following a traumatic brain injury, along with discussing their origins, diagnosis and treatment. Identify implications for treatment through reviewing recent clinical research on traumatic brain injuries.

Review classic clinical symptoms of cervical and thoracic myelopathy. Analyze case studies and exam findings, while discussing postoperative issues. Address key benefits of aggressive rehabilitation for this patient population.

Gain a better understanding of the physiology of mild cognitive impairment and dementia. Review statistics and trends, while gaining a better understanding of common barriers to care for patients with these deficits. Learn how to prepare staff for the dementia epidemic to come. 

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