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Physical Therapy. Karly Pugh AP English Literature and Composition Mrs. Saunders. Physical Therapy. Why chosen? Curiosity Possible career path Learning stretch Experience . History. First recorded forms of physical therapy The start in the U.S.

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physical therapy

Physical Therapy

Karly Pugh

AP English Literature and Composition

Mrs. Saunders

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Physical Therapy
  • Why chosen?
    • Curiosity
    • Possible career path
  • Learning stretch
    • Experience
history
History
  • First recorded forms of physical therapy
  • The start in the U.S.
  • Effects of the war and polio on the profession
pt as a job
PT as a job
  • What do they do?
  • What is the purpose of working with a PT?
  • What do PTs test?
  • Why would someone need PT?
equipment and techniques
Equipment and Techniques
  • Why are lifting aides necessary?
  • Ice vs heat
  • Massage, gait training, and other techniques
a typical session
A typical session
  • 30 or 60 minutes
  • Warm-up
  • Stretches
  • Strengthening exercises
  • Evaluation
  • Comparison
characteristics of a pt
Characteristics of a PT
  • Patience
  • People skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Sensitivity
  • Communication skills
requirements
Requirements
  • Minimum education level
  • License vs certification
product
Product
  • Brochure
    • Athletes: runners
  • My observation
    • 15 hours
    • First-hand look at the job
mentor
Mentor
  • Jennifer Thomas
  • Deep River Rehabilitation
what i learned
What I learned
  • Profession as a whole
  • Requirements
obstacles
Obstacles
  • Finding time
  • Crush injuries
  • Interesting Fact
    • The amount of exercises
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Q & A
  • Thank you for your time.
  • Are there any questions?
sources
Sources:
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/7/75/Exercise_to_shoulder_and_elbow_to_increase_motion_following_fracture_and_dislocation_of_humerous_is_being_given_by_an..._-_NARA_-_522885.tif/lossy-page1-300px-Exercise_to_shoulder_and_elbow_to_increase_motion_following_fracture_and_dislocation_of_humerous_is_being_given_by_an..._-_NARA_-_522885.tif.jpg
  • http://www.jroseintegrativetherapy.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/PT.jpg
  • https://www.google.com/search?q=physical+therapy&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=pWuTUo7GKMq-sQT1pYKIBg&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=623#facrc=_&imgdii=_&imgrc=_0MXLIyhuFrdlM%3A%3BLHqRR7rGE8YVPM%3Bhttp%253A%252F%252Fwww.ct.gov%252Fdph%252Flib%252Fdph%252Fphho%252Fphysical_therapists%252Fphysical_therapy.jpg%3Bhttp%253A%252F%252Fwww.ct.gov%252FDPH%252Fcwp%252Fview.asp%253Fa%253D3143%2526q%253D388934%2526dphNav_GID%253D1830%3B1280%3B1024
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