Date: September 17, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m.
This session will discuss the fundamentals of physiotherapy practice when working with people with a diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis.
- A review of the neuropathology of MS including presentation, variable disease progression, and medical management.
- The importance of tailored interventions to address impairments and functional limitations.
- Exercise prescription and the management of fatigue and thermosensitivity when exercising.
- The implications of aging and age-related comorbidity for people with MS.
Presenter: Herb Karpatkin, PT, DSc, NCS, MSCS