Course curriculum

  • 1

    High Intensity Gait Training - Tools and Resources

    • How to access your resources
  • 2

    Knowledge Tools

    • Name Badge Resources
    • Signs and Reference Sheets
    • Documentation Samples
    • HR Calculators
    • Clinical Prediction Rules for ambulation following neurologic injury
    • DVTs and (high intensity) exercise
    • Medical Clearance Considerations with HIT
    • Recommended Outcome Measures
    • Clinical Guidance for Falls in Community Dwelling Older Adults
    • Treatment Ideas for Biomechanical Subcomponents
    • HIT evidence summaries for specific clinical populations
  • 3

    Tutorials

    • Setting Up Polar HR monitors (tutorial)
    • Ankle Taping (tutorial)
    • Historical Perspective on Upper Extremity Interventions for Motor Recovery (video overview)
    • Current Perspective on Upper Interventions for Motor Recovery (video overview)
    • Strategies to Maximize Walking Practice in Physiotherapy (tutorial)
  • 4

    Equipment Suggestions

    • Heart Rate Monitors
    • Accessories For Heart Rate monitoring
    • Pedometers
    • Unweighting / Harnessing Systems
    • Harnesses
    • Gait Belts
    • Braces
    • Variable training accessories
    • Rotating Stairs
    • Treadmills
  • 5

    High-Intensity Gait Training Media Clips

    • High-intensity gait training the key to Nick's recovery at Mary Free Bed
    • NBC Nightly News Features Kirk's Recovery
    • News conference after Mark Kirk went back to work - Overview of the Recovery from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
    • Senator Kirk - First update on Recovery
    • Senator Kirk - Second Update on Recovery
    • WISH-TV Videos Dick Wolfsie – 3 part series on high-intensity gait training (Part 1)
    • WISH-TV Videos Dick Wolfsie – 3 part series on high-intensity gait training (Part 2)
    • WISH-TV Videos Dick Wolfsie – 3 part series on high-intensity gait training (Part 3)
    • WISH-TV Videos Dick Wolfsie – 3 part series on high-intensity gait training (Part 4)
  • 6

    Recommended Readings

    • High-Intensity Gait Training - Recommended Readings and Journal Club Articles
    • Guidelines