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PTH - Physical Therapist Assistant

PTH 151

MUSCULOSKELETAL STRUCT./FUNCTION

(5 CR.)

Studies the human musculoskeletal system. Covers terms of position and movement, location and identification of specific bony landmarks, joint structure and design, ligaments, muscle origin, action and innervation, and emphasizes types of contraction. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 4 hours. Total 7 hours per week. (Restricted Enrollment)

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