ACU

Semester 1, 2018


MUSCULOSKELETAL SCIENCE AND PRACT 2 (12WKS)

83 pages

21,500 words

$34.00

2

Description

Contains structure of a physical exemption, pathophysiology of back / neck / pelvic conditions and relevant physiotherapy interventions. Also addresses surgical and physiotherapy management following trauma or elective orthopaedic surgery in the vertebral column.
Topics include
- Pathology of spinal disorders Spondylosis, Spondylolisthesis, Ankylosing spondylitis, Clinical instability, Disc degeneration, Zygoapophyseal joint disease, Inflammatory arthritis
- Other Conditions Muscle dysfunction, Motor control disorders, Fractures, Neuromechanosensitivity disorders
- Classification of lumbar, thoracic and cervical spine, pelvic girdle and temporomandibular joint disorders
- Behavioural mechanisms of spinal pain'
- Patient history for spinal neuromusculoskeletal disorders, pelvic girdle and temporomandibular joint
- Physical examination of spinal neuromusculoskeletal disorders and temporomandibular joint
- Physiotherapy interventions for the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine, pelvic girdle and temporomandibular joint
- Ergonomics

Author

Bronte

Campus

ACU, North Sydney (MacKillop)

Member since

September 2018