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2013-2014 University Catalog 
2013-2014 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

OT 520 - Introduction to Clinical Skills

Introduction to clinical skills, professional behavior, and performance requirements for work in a variety of clinical settings. Students will be required to master emergency procedures, clinical safety, basic strategies to ambulate and transfer chronically impaired individuals, assessment of vital sign response, and assistance of patients with activities of daily living skill development. Student will also learn basic skills of observation, interviewing, goniometry, and manual muscle testing.
1 lecture/3 lab hrs

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisite: OT  405)

Credits: 2