PTAC211R : Physical Therapy Procedures III
This course is offered in the second year, fall semester. This course completes the series aimed at providing the PTA student with basic skills in procedures commonly used in Physical Therapy. It integrates both lecture and laboratory learning and may include off site learning opportunities in the areas of advanced therapeutic interventions such as: orthotics, prosthetics, cardiac rehabilitation, chest physical therapy, wound care, amputations, pelvic health, vestibular issues, psychological issues, and management of patients using teaching strategies and cultural sensitivity. Students will also expand their knowledge of therapeutic exercise and manual therapy techniques, building on content learned in previous courses.