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Therapeutic Modalities (PTA202) 5 Credits

Stages of inflammation responses and tissue repair. Theories on pain. Guidelines for patient positioning and safety. Physiological effects of therapeutic modalities. Principles and application of thermal agents. Apply superficial and deep thermal agents, cryotherapy, ultrasound, electromagnetic radiation, massage, hydrotherapy, light, intermittent venous compression therapies, and traction. Indications and contraindications for treatment methods. Concepts in research in physical therapy. Document physical therapy interventions. Perform physical therapy interventions including relevant data collection in a time efficient manner following the plan of care established by the supervising physical therapist. Communicate effectively with patients and the supervising physical therapist. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (PTA101, PTA103, and PTA104) or permission of the Program Director.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
10219 Spring 2021 GateWay
Live Online Class
Live Online 01/19/2021 - 05/13/2021 Tu,Th 9:00AM - 10:20AM
  • J. Goodman
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  • Notes
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 10219 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 10265 held Mon/Wed from 7:00AM to 9:30AM, Lab fees $80 (J. Goodman) (CLOSED/FULL)
      Class 10266 held Mon/Wed from 9:45AM to 12:15PM, Lab fees $80 (T. Deleon)