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CP5221.SA:Senior Adult Health & Wellness


Lecture hours: 2
Lab hours: 1
Hours: 45
Credit hours: 2.5



This course will provide an introduction into the biology of aging and associated physiological and pathological changes that may occur in an older adult. This course will focus on chiropractic application in dealing with successful aging parameters, balance and mobility, senior fitness, common medical and psychological conditions seen in the elderly, nutritional advice, health screenings, and goal setting.

COREQUISITE: Orthopedics I

Course Syllabus