Physical Modalities II

Course Overview

Course Code: PTAS-162

Department: Physical Therapist Assistant

Credit Hours: 3.00

Textbook Information: Bookstore website

This course is a study of electrotherapeutic agents used in physical therapy practice. It emphasizes the principles and procedures used in the application of various modalities including, but not limited to, inferential current, biofeedback, TENS, Russian simulation, diathermy, and iontophoresis. Clinical case scenarios are used to assist students in developing their critical thinking skills in the application of modalities. Prerequisite: Successful completion of first semester PTA courses or with approval of instructor or Academic Dean

Course Schedule


Term: Spring 2025

Section Name: PTAS-162-MC01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 51

Faculty Name: A. Woltering

Min Credits: 3.00

Comments: Successful completion of all first semester PTA courses or consent of Program Director to enroll. FLEXIBLE BLENDED Students & Faculty work together to choose to come to campus, stay home and watch a live stream, or watch the recorded class before the next course session.

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