2024-25 Course Catalog

PTA2223 Rehabilitation for Specific Populations

Orthopedic, cardiac, pulmonary, and integumentary dysfunctions are studied. The aging process is explored as well as its relationship to the practice of physical therapist assisting. Students will study postural drainage and percussion techniques, gain knowledge and skills in the topics of cardiac rehabilitation, wound care, prosthetics, orthotics, obesity, and women's health.  (3 hrs lecture/3 hrs lab).




PTA2010, PTA2105.