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PTA:211Physical Agents3

This course provides PTA students with scientific knowledge and clinical application skills required to safely and efficiently provide treatment under the direction of a PT with the following physical agents thermal agents, compression therapies, traction, cryotherapy, hydrotherapy, light and sound agents, and electrotherapeutic modalities. Additional lab hours required. Prerequisites: PTA 105 with a grade of "C" or better and Reading Proficiency.