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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
10221 Spring 2022 GateWay
Online
Online 04/04/2022 - 05/13/2022 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
14 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 10221 costs include PTA Course Fee: $80
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 10221 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 10258 held Fri from 12:00PM to 6:00PM at CH 2119 (Staff)
      Class 35653 held Fri from 12:00PM to 6:00PM at CH 2119A (Staff)