Dec 10, 2023  
2019-20 College Catalog 
2019-20 College Catalog [ARCHIVED]

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PTA 110 - Musculoskeletal Dysfunctions

This course provides a foundation for the application of skills and techniques related to treatment of common musculoskeletal disorders, diseases, surgeries and injuries. Introduction to physical therapy related measurements and progression of treatment, cause and effect factors associated with selected common orthopedic disorders and injuries and healing. Upper and lower extremities, spine and trunk including orthotics and prosthetics, documentation for orthopedic disorders and treatment, special considerations across the lifespan and cultural considerations are discussed.   

Co-requisites:  PTA 108

Prerequisites:  PTA 101 and PTA 102

Credits: 4(Lec:3 Lab:3)

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