Course Description for Human Injury: Mechanisms and Prevention
Human Injury: Mechanisms and Prevention
Prerequisite: PET 3325
This course is designed to give the student a comprehensive understanding of common orthopedic injuries. Topics will include; physiology of tissue damage and repair, mechanisms of common injuries, injury prevention, basic primary care of injuries (1st Aid), modalities utilized in the rehabilitation of injuries, and the integration of the post rehab patient into an exercise program.