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2016-2017 Online Catalog 
2016-2017 Online Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PTA 220 - Physical Therapy Procedures III

A review of the pathophysiological process, medical treatment, and appropriate physical therapy procedures for selected neurological conditions commonly seen in physical therapy. Physical therapy treatments will include an introduction to evaluate and to advanced therapeutic exercise, as well as thorough coverage of ADL, basic therapeutic exercise and modalities as they relate to each neurological condition. The components and principles of orthotics is included. The physics, physiology and procedures of electrotherapy will be covered.
Prerequisites: All previous professional course work passed with a minimum grade of “C+”, ENG 102 , BIO 106 .
Co-requisites: PTAL 220 PTA 217 , PTA 221 .
4 lecture hours and 6 laboratory hours per week.
6 credit hours