PTR 446 Musculoskeletal Patient Management II

This course focuses on treatment intervention techniques such as therapeutic exercise, massage, extremity mobilization, and spinal traction, and prepares the student for the design, implementation, and evaluation of treatment programs. This course is designed to prepare students to perform patient interventions specifically in the outpatient setting, and can also be adapted to the acute care, sub acute, rehabilitation, and home care setting. This course is integrated with Patient Evaluation II, Anatomy II, Clinical Science II, and Kinesiology, and requires sound knowledge of material previously presented in Anatomy I, Exercise Physiology, and Clinical Medicine II. PREREQUISITE(S): PTR641 and PTR700