Breathing Essentials - Occupational Therapist

Breathing Essentials 207

Breathing Retraining Theories


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  • List two theories of breathing retraining methods.
  • Describe the theory of Resonant Frequency Breathing.
  • Describe the theory and design of Kolar’s Neurodynamic Muscular Stabilization program.
  • Describe the concept of Linda Joy Lee’s Thoracic Ring Approach.


Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 206

Diaphragm in Critical Care


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  • Describe the anatomical structure of the diaphragm including innervation and blood supply.
  • List four causes that may damage the innervation to the diaphragm and effect normal function.
  • Describe the factors involved in Intensive Care Unit Acquired Weakness.
  • Be able to describe the pros and cons of early mobilization in the ICU.


Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 205

Athletic Performance


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  • Describe the physiological response of aerobic exercise on the respiratory system.
  • Describe the effect of running on the viscera and the diaphragm.
  • Describe the response to inspiratory muscle fatigue on the body.
  • List one device than may increase endurance of the respiratory muscles.


Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 204

Sleep Apnea


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  • Name and describe the different types of sleep apnea.
  • Describe the three levels of Apnea-hypopnea index AHI.
  • List five symptoms of sleep apnea.
  • List two treatments for sleep apnea.


Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 203

Altered Breathing Patterns and Their Consequences


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  • Describe how altered breathing patterns can alter pH and how this can affect the body.
  • Describe the autonomic nervous system and function.
  • Name three physiological consequences of respiratory alkalosis.
  • Describe suboptimal breathing patterns and their effect on the cervical spine and chronic pain.


Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 202

Function of Respiration


2.0

  • Describe the physiology of breathing and how altered pH can affect the body.
  • Describe two functions of the diaphragm.
  • Identify limited chest expansion and Bradcliff angles and ski jumps
  • Identify limited lateral costal breathing and how to facilitate normal lateral costal breathing


Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 201 - 207
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  • This contains all courses with the educational objectives listed from Breathing Essentials 201 through Breathing Essentials 207

Course Group includes all Breathing Essentials Courses numbered 201 through 207

Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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Breathing Essentials 201

Mechanics of the Region: Biomechanics of the Cervical, Thoracic/Thorax and Shoulder Girdle


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  • Describe the biomechanics of rotation of a thoracic ring at the levels T1-T7.
  • Describe the biomechanics of the Cervical spine, Thoracic spine, ribs, clavicle and manubrium with elevation of the right or left shoulder.
  • Describe the biomechanics of flexion and extension at the Costotransverse joint at T9.
  • Describe the differences in motion of the mobile segments between T3 -T7 with side flexion occurring first in the Thoracic spine.


Debra Dent, BPT, Dip Manip PT, OCS, FCAMPT

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