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PTA 200: Therapeutic Modalities

This course introduces the physical therapist assistant student to the principles and skills necessary for the safe and appropriate administration of physical therapy modalities under the guidance and direction of a licensed physical therapist. Correlating lecture and laboratory experience topics will include therapeutic heat and cold, and select physical agents and modalities.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; PTA 180 minimum grade "C"

Credits
4
Lecture Hours
30
Clinical Hours
0
Lab Hours
60
Other Hours
0
Total Hours
90

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