AT 352 - Evaluation and Treatment of Spinal Injuries
(3 cr.) Students learn the evaluation process and techniques involved in assessing common spinal pathologies in the athletic setting. The assessment information is then used to design and implement treatment and rehabilitative protocols. Emphasis is on the evaluation process, critical thinking, choosing appropriate treatment techniques, as well as indications and contraindications of specific spinal disorders and exercise progression as related to spinal dysfunction/disorders. Manual therapy as a treatment technique and current trends for treating spinal disorders is also covered. Prerequisite: AT 350, AT 351; Every Year, Spring

Spring 2017