Exercise Sciences

Orthopaedic Pathomechanics

Orthopaedic Pathomechanics
Advanced analysis of neuromusculoskeletal deformities and/or injuries. Therapeutic exercise and the use of orthoses.
 Hours2.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 1.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesExSc 460 or equivalent.
Course Outcomes: 

Joint Anatomy

Students will be able to describe the anatomy and movement mechanics of selected joints for class

Orthopedic Evaluations

Students will be able to demonstrate orthopedic evaluative techniques to evaluate dysfunctional mechanics

Joint Evaluations

Students will be able to evaluate each selected joint for pathologic mechanics and movement dysfunction

Dysfunction Structures

Students will be able to differentiate the anatomical structures relating to joint dysfunction through use of specialized manual tests