ATR 540 - Musculoskeletal Exam & Diagnosis I
This course will discuss the principles and structures associated with musculoskeletal examinations of the upper extremities. The anatomy of the upper extremities will be reviewed, mechanics of injury, mechanisms of injury analyzed, advanced concepts in examination will be discussed, and skills necessary to accurately examine related musculoskeletal injuries will be practiced. Evidence-based practice with regard to examination techniques will be a focal point of the course. Extensive time will be spent practicing skills in various laboratory activities.
Four semester hours.