PTA-104 - Physical Therapist Assistant 2

2 credits

This course provides lecture and laboratory work in the study of the various modalities used in physical therapy, the physiological effects of the modalities and the indications and contra- indications for usage of the various modalities. Principles and practice of mechanical traction of cervical and lumbar spines, as well as wound care will be presented.

Prerequisite(s): PTA 101, PTA 102, PTA 102L,  PTA 103, PTA 103L,  BIO 232, BIO 232L.   

Corequisite(s): PTA 104L, PTA 105, PTA 106, PTA 106L, PTA 107, PTA 107L.     

Previously known as: PTAS-201