Sep 25, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PTA 119 - Orthopedics

3 CR
In this course principles and techniques of basic therapeutic exercise and related treatments for the individual with orthopedic conditions are emphasized. Course covers signs and symptoms, surgical interventions, treatment regimen, and implications for rehabilitation topics. Students will take part in classroom laboratory practice sessions as they learn to apply the skills. Lab Fee

Prerequisites & Requisites: Take PTA 116  and BIOL 202  with at least a grade of C.

Additional Information: Formal admission to the Physical Therapist Assistant Program required.