Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2013.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 Hours |
Total Time Commitment:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||
Undergraduate Degree in Physiotherapy together with clinical experience in musculoskeletal physiotherapy
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| |
|Core Participation Requirements:|| |
Melbourne School of Health Sciences
The University of Melbourne
Level 1, 200 Berkeley St
Carlton Victoria 3010 AUSTRALIA
T: +61 3 8344 6434
F: +61 3 8344 4188
W: www.physioth.unimelb.edu.au Guy Zito
This subject builds on the postgraduate students' existing clinical reasoning skills and manual skills in examination and physiotherapy management of common conditions affecting the neuro- musculoskeletal system. Students will explore selected mechanisms of injury and disease affecting the neuro-musculoskeletal system, the resulting pathokinematics, and the rationale for clinical tests used in differential diagnosis.
The objectives of this subject are to provide:
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
A list of recommended texts will be discussed at the commencement of the semester.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of this subject, students will have developed the following generic skills:
Master of Physiotherapy |
Master of Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy)
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