PHTH 208

PHTH 208- PHYSICAL THERAPY INTERVENTION I (3Cr.:3Lec,0Cln,0Tut):
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.