PTA-160 PTA Procedures I (3.00)

Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

PTA-160 PTA Procedures I (3.00)

Introduces assessment skills and exercise procedures performed by the PTA. Covers theory and application of goniometry, manual muscle testing, palpation and various other assessment techniques with a focus on the neck, truck, and upper extremities. Explores basic exercise procedures as they relate to the results of the assessment procedures. Includes laboratory demonstration and practice of each skill. Credits: 3, Hours: (2/2/0/0), Prereq: BIO-168, BIO-173, PTA-103, PTA-110, PTA-120, PTA-150, PTA-192, PTA-193; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B

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