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Occupational Therapy Doctorate

OTD 646 - Upper Extremity Function And Occupational Performance

Description: Interventions with orthopedic-based upper extremity conditions to optimize functional use of the hand and arm are analyzed. Emphasis on physical aged modalities, orthotics fabrication and application, hand rehabilitation methods along with an introduction to training and utilization of prosthetics and emerging robotics is included. 1 hr. lecture, 3 hrs. lab. Letter grade only.

Units: 2

Sections offered: Fall 2020

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Prerequisite: OTD 601, OTD 642, OTD 643, OTD, 644, OTD 653, OTD 670