Biomechanics & Orthopedic Assessment
|Lecture hours per week|
|Lab hours per week||3|
Basic concepts from kinesiology will be explored to promote understanding of efficient movement. By use of a critical thinking approach students will assess range of motion and muscle strength and isolate those areas that are in need of remediation. This introductory course is designed to acquaint the student with the theory and assessment necessary to create patient-specific treatment plans as well as prescribe remedial exercises.