Matched 1 Courses / 1 Classes

Electromodalities (PTA214) 2.5 Credits

Electrical currents for physical therapy. Types of human muscular contractions. Safety stressed. Application of electrical currents for physical therapy. Uses and implications of electrical nerve tests. Biophysical effects of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation. Use of low volt, high volt, and interferential electrical stimulation devices. Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES). Use of biofeedback in physical therapy. Perform physical therapy interventions using 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 (PTA206 and PTA207) or permission of the Program Director.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
10216 Fall 2021 GateWay
Live Online Class
Live Online 08/26/2021 - 12/16/2021 Th 10:30AM - 11:45AM
  • L. Safa
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online classes meet with the instructor via the internet at regularly scheduled dates and times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, internet access, a webcam, speaker, and microphone; unless otherwise speci?ed. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus. CANVAS is used as the learning management system
      Class 10216 costs include PTA Course Fee: $80
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 10216 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 10264 held Tue from 7:00AM to 9:30AM at CH 2123 (L. Safa)
      Class 10265 held Tue from 9:45AM to 12:15PM at CH 2123 (L. Safa)