Semester 1, 2018

PHTY5137 Musculoskeletal physiotherapy 1B

17 pages

4,720 words




These are the entire semesters notes from the lectures and tutorials to prepare for the final written exam. subjects include:
- Models of health care
- Measurement of muscle strength/ weakness
- Measurement of joint range of motion
- introduction to biomechanical concepts and problem solving
- Descriptive statistics and reliability
- Muscle adaptation to chronic stretch
- Introduction to evidence based practice
- Evidence based practice: evaluating systematic reviews
- Osteoarthritis
- Rheumatology
- Mandatory and voluntary notifications and impairments
- Communication with patients: being a health professional