CRC Press has a new book release entitled Lifestyle Medicine (3rd Edition). This includes a chapter written by Robert Scales, PhD. and colleagues from Mayo Clinic that describes how innovative models of cardiac rehabilitation (CR) can increase patient participation. Examples include home-based CR, hybrid models, behaviorally-based patient education, Connected Health options utilizing mobile device applications and supervised exercise for special populations.

To read more go to CRC Press.

https://www.crcpress.com/Lifestyle-Medicine-Third-Edition/Rippe/p/book/9781138708846

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Robert Scales, Ph.D. and Stephen Hunter, DPT (Intermountain Health Care) presented at the American Physical Therapy Association’s Council of Health Systems Physical Therapy NEXT Conference & Exposition in Chicago, IL (June 11-15th, 2019). Attendees heard how effective communication with motivational interviewing can enhance the clinical application of technology to an outpatient physical therapy setting.

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Attendees were given four examples of technology, including the use of (1) touchscreen display monitors such as the Ipad or whiteboard when interacting with patients, (2) video recording and analysis with the capacity to send photographs/videos to the Electronic Medical Record, (3) movement sensor technology to quantify objective metrics of movement and performance and (4) Connected Health mobile device applications that enable clinicians to monitor and prescribe treatment plans to the patient at home. For more information about the conference go to www.apta.org

 

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Robert Scales, Ph.D. and Stephen Hunter, DPT (Intermountain Health Care) presented at the American Physical Therapy Association’s Council of Health Systems Physical Therapy NEXT Conference & Exposition in Chicago, IL (June 11-15th, 2019). Attendees heard how effective communication with motivational interviewing can enhance the clinical application of technology to an outpatient physical therapy setting. Attendees were given four examples of technology, including the use of (1) touchscreen display monitors such as the Ipad or whiteboard when interacting with patients, (2) video recording and analysis with the capacity to send photographs/videos to the Electronic Medical Record, (3) movement sensor technology to quantify objective metrics of movement and performance and (4) Connected Health mobile device applications that enable clinicians to monitor and prescribe treatment plans to the patient at home. For more information about the conference go to www.apta.org

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Whether you are a serious competitor or the causal golfer, there are benefits to having a golf fitness evaluation with a strategic exercise prescription to enhance performance. Robert Scales, Ph.D. joined fellow Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) certified golf fitness instructors at the TPI (Level 1) Golf Fitness Seminar in Phoenix, Arizona (December 3-4th, 2018) to hear about the latest developments within this field. For additional information go to www.mytpi.com.

 

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Whether you are a serious competitor or the causal golfer, there are benefits to having a golf fitness evaluation with a strategic exercise prescription to enhance performance. Robert Scales, Ph.D. joined fellow Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) certified golf fitness instructors at the TPI (Level 1) Golf Fitness Seminar in Phoenix, Arizona (December 3-4th, 2018) to hear about the latest developments within this field. For additional information go to www.mytpi.com.

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Symptoms of a head injury include headache, dizziness, fatigue, insomnia, difficulty concentrating, memory lapses and a disturbed autonomic nervous system, which affects an individual’s heart rate and blood pressure response. Read how Robert Scales, Ph.D., explains how strategic methods of aerobic exercise can help individuals with persistent Post Concussion Symptoms on their journey to better brain health.

Click here for full Interview on Concussion.org

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Symptoms of a head injury include headache, dizziness, fatigue, insomnia, difficulty concentrating, memory lapses and a disturbed autonomic nervous system, which affects an individual’s heart rate and blood pressure response. Read how Robert Scales, Ph.D., explains how strategic methods of aerobic exercise can help individuals with persistent Post Concussion Symptoms on their journey to better brain health.

Click here for full Interview on Concussion.org

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Ali Center Robert Scales, Ph. D. took time to visit the home of the “Greatest” during the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, September 11-15, 2018.

In a conference presentation he was joined by colleagues from Mayo Clinic cardiology to show how the organization is piloting the use of technology to enhance the patient experience and keep people healthy between the medical visit with a model of healthcare delivery called Connected Health.
Ali Center Robert Scales, Ph. D. took time to visit the home of the “Greatest” during the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, September 11-15, 2018.

In a conference presentation he was joined by colleagues from Mayo Clinic cardiology to show how the organization is piloting the use of technology to enhance the patient experience and keep people healthy between the medical visit with a model of healthcare delivery called Connected Health.

Robert Scales, Ph.D. and physician’s from Mayo Clinic met Slovenia’s top CEO’s on May 15, 2018, to share insights into corporate wellness at the Am Cham Business Leaders Club Meeting at Ljubljana Castle.


The U.S. Ambassador to Slovenia greeted speakers from the United States in a private meeting prior to the 7th International Healthy Lifestyle Symposium. The speakers offered symposium attendees solutions to the ‘Rubik Cube of Workplace Health Promotion’.

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Read how Robert Scales, Ph.D. and colleagues define a paradigm for preventive medicine and offer a framework for physicians and allied healthcare professionals to apply lifestyle medicine and wellness in clinical practice.

To read more go to Springer International Publishing

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