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PTAS-1100 - Intro to Physical Therapy

This course introduces the student to the profession of physical therapy, the role of the physical therapist assistant with the healthcare team and patient observation time. Basic patient care, assistive devices and adaptive equipment, patient positioning and transfers, safety, communication and body mechanics will be discussed.
Academic Level
Undergraduate
Subject
PTAS Physical Therapist Asst
Department
Physical Therapist Assistant
Credits
4.5
Prerequisites
None
Corequisites
None
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