The Geriatric Athlete
Upon completion of this CME session, you should be able to:
1. Describe current concepts in exercise and strength training in mature athletes.
2. Develop physical activity plans for older adults, using evidence-based recommendations and guidelines aimed at promoting and maintaining health and physical independence.
3. Describe preventive measures for risks and injuries of competitive older adults.
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W. Joshua Cox, DO, FACOFP, Department Chair, Associate Professor, Family and Community Medicine, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, Missouri
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