DPT 743 - Entry Level Functional Dry Needling in PT Practice

Exposure course to the history of, theories behind and skill of dry needling and its progression into a functional model.  Main components of the course will consist of:

  • Anatomy Review: application to functional aspects of origin and insertion and neurological implications.
  • Safety: Indications, Contraindication, Precautions, Universal precautions, Clean Needle Technique, Bad Outcome Management
  • Instruction of a limited formulary of safe and effective muscles.
  • Review of the research
  • Current progression of the technique into the function impairment model

 

DPT 743 - Entry Level Functional Dry Needling in PT Practice - Details

Prerequisite
None
Credits
1
Offered:
Graduate Course:
Yes

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