|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||Sch Public Health,Trop Medicine&Rehabilitation Sc|
Enrolment in this subject is restricted to all students enrolled in the Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Bachelor of Physiotherapy IHCAP and the Bachelor of Physiotherapy Honours Programs.
The subject provides physiotherapy students with an introduction to acute care issues as they relate to physiotherapy practice. Students apply their knowledge of body systems, particularly the cardiopulmonary system, gained in BM1041:03 Anatomy and Physiology for Physiotherapy 1 and BM1042:03 Anatomy and Physiology for Physiotherapy 2, to the analysis of clinical cases commonly seen in the acute health care setting. Students acquire assessment and intervention skills and further develop clinical reasoning abilities.
|Prerequisites:||HS2402 AND HS2403 AND PS2004|
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal|
|Census Date 23-Aug-2012|
|Coord/Lect:||Assoc. Professor Anne Jones.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (50%); other exams (20%); presentations (10%); oral exam (20%).|
|Special Assessment Requirements:||Students must pass the written exam and the oral exam in order to pass the subject. Students MUST pass each technique in the prac exam to pass the practical exam and students MUST pass the practical exam in order to pass the subject. Students must attend clinical placement to pass the subject.|
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