• Course Code: PHTH208
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut
  • Course Type: Major Core Courses (MCC)

Course Description

This course covers basic principles, physiologic effects, indications and contraindications, application and usage of equipment, and intervention rationale for thermotherapy, hydrotherapy, cryotherapy, massage therapy, assistive/adaptive, prosthetic, orthotic devices and functional taping principles are discussed, in addition to basic patient handling and transfer skills as well as foundations of therapeutic exercises and techniques.