Sudeshna Chatterjee, PT, PhD presents: “Mobility function and recovery in older adults post-stroke: insights from sympathetic nervous system activity”

Published: September 20th, 2017

Category: Seminars

Date: October 16, 2017
Speaker(s): Sudeshna A. Chatterjee, PT, PhD
Location: UF CTRB (2004 Mowry Rd), room 2161

Sudeshna Chatterjee, PT, PhD presents: “Mobility function and recovery in older adults post-stroke: insights from sympathetic nervous system activity”

Learning Objectives:  At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:

  1. Discuss the impact of an increased perceived challenge of walking on activity and community participation in older adults with stroke-related mobility impairments.
  2. Describe the limitations of subjective assessments of perceived challenge, and discuss the measurement of sympathetic nervous system activity as a novel approach to objectively assess the perceived challenge of walking.
  3. Discuss the clinical significance of measuring sympathetic nervous system activity to assess walking impairment and recovery in individuals with mobility impairments.

Dr. Chatterjee has disclosed no relevant financial relationships. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationship(s) to disclose.

CME Information:

Accreditation:

The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit:

The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The VA designates 1.0 hour of Continuing Education credit provided for its employees.

Series #8115

 If you have any questions regarding this seminar, please contact Dr. Christy Carter at cartercs@ufl.edu