Jun 30, 2022  
2022-2023 College Catalog 
    
2022-2023 College Catalog
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PTA 170 - Physical Therapy Science I

5 credits
This course provides the physical therapist assistant student with the introduction to assessment and measurement and documentation skills, (data collection), therapeutic exercise, patient interaction, pain perception, cultural diversity, confidentiality, joint replacements, orthopedic skills, athletic training, professional literature, and home health. Students participate in implementing a plan of care including discharge planning and home programs.

Prerequisite:
PTA 130, PTA 104

Corequisite:
HSC 127, HSC 218

Semester Typically Offered:
Spring Only



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