An Introduction to Fitness for Breast Cancer Survivors
Price 19.95
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By: Naomi Aaronson, MA OTR/L CHT CET CPI
Webinar Description:

Did you know that there are almost 3 million breast cancer survivors in the United States today? Improved education, detection, and treatment has led to increased survival rates. These women and men are looking to fitness professionals to provide exercise options and modifications to meet them where they are at. What is a safe and effective program? What does the fitness professional need to know to work with this population?

Some of the questions to be answered through this webinar include:
What treatments do breast cancer survivors undergo?
What are some of the side effects of these treatments? What is a safe progression of exercise?
What precautions should be adhered to?

Successful completion of the quiz is necessary to receive Continuing Education Credit.
Approved for:
    1.0American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
    0.5National Council on Strength & Fitness (NCSF)
    1.0National Strength Professionals Association (NSPA)
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Webinar Objectives:
After completing this course you will be able to:
  1. Name 6 surgical options for breast cancer
  2. List the 3 types of systemic treatments
  3. Name 10 potential side effects of breast cancer treatments
  4. Describe a safe progression of exercise
  5. List when you should stop exercise with breast cancer clients
System Requirements to View This Webinar
This webinar is tablet enabled and can be viewed on an iPad or Android tablet as well as a PC or MAC Computer