PTA103 :  Physical Therapy Interventions 3

This course covers the pathology and management of selected orthopedic conditions of the spine and extremities that are commonly seen in physical therapy practice. Discussion includes epidemiology, prevention, diagnostic procedures, medical/surgical management of these conditions, as well as rehabilitation strategies to address typical impairments for these patients/clients. Orthotics commonly used for these orthopedic conditions and the use of therapeutic taping for selected conditions are also discussed.
Prerequisite: PTA102 and PTA102L, each with a grade of "C" or better; and concurrent enrollment in PTA103L.
Credit Hours: 5
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