Use of Physical Agent Modalities in Occupational Therapy Practice
OT524 (Not Liberal Arts) Use of Physical Agent Modalities in Occupational Therapy Practice 2 hrs. 1 crs. This combined lecture and guided laboratory course addresses the topic of physical agent modalities within occupational therapy practice. It addresses the role of physical agent modalities within rehabilitation and teaches students basic principles for patient evaluation and use of thermal agents, ultrasound, compression, and electrical modalities (ultrasound and electrical stimulation) within a comprehensive program of occupational therapy. Preq: Departmental permission required. Combined lecture & guided laboratory.