MUSCULOSKELETAL ASSESSMENT AND INJURY PREVENTION
The first part of the course will present the assessment and evaluation techniques necessary to accurately diagnose and prevent musculoskeletal injury. The student will be presented with the necessary information regarding the tissue(s) involved (anatomy/functional anatomy); the signs and symptoms in relation to the injury and tissue(s); and the evidence for determining the most sensitive and specific assessment evaluation and assessment techniques/tools. The second part of the course will include lecture/demonstrations by the students enrolled in the course. Students will select a specific condition or pathology and lead a lecture and lab demonstration providing an overview of the objectives related to the course content.