Course Expiration: January 12, 2024
Learn how to determine the most appropriate evidence based nutrition and physical activity interventions for sarcopenia in this short CPE self-study course!
This course is only available as a “CPE Additional Certificate”. There is no hard copy book – the link to the “required reading” is included in the course document.
This continuing professional education self-study course includes required reading of an article which provides a comprehensive review of published randomized controlled trials that investigated either nutrition and physical activity strategies to improve muscle mass, muscle function or physical performance in older adults. Example interventions discussed include physical activity, along with supplementation of protein, essential amino acids, β-hydroxy-β-ethylbutyrate, creatine and vitamin D.
The systematic review and the CPE course will help participants understand the best evidenced-based strategies to treat sarcopenia in older adults. The CPE course requires the participant to apply the information in the systemic review to a case-study based exam.
Purchasing Options: This is available as Additional Certificate only. Includes a link to the required reading in the course document, electronic test, and 1 certificate with passing grade.