Role of Exercise in the Rehabilitation From Severe Burns looks at the issue of physical activity as an appropriate rehabilitation intervention for youth with severe burns. Featuring a President's Lecture presented at the 2012 ACSM annual meeting, the DVD discusses the response of the human body to severe burns and outlines precautions that should be taken when involving a burn victim in an exercise program. The DVD also reviews several case studies that investigated the impact of employing a combination of exercise and growth hormone on children with severe burns.
Among the topics covered:
• Characteristics of the response to severe burns
• The wellness program
• Case studies
• Exercise and . . .