NYU Steinhardt

Manual Techniques I

  • Course Number: PT-GE 2008
  • Hours: 20
  • Units: 2
  • Description: This course enables the student to apply manual therapy (including mobilization & manipulation) which consists of a broad group of passive intervention in which physical therapists use their hands to modulate pain, increase joint range of motion, reduce soft tissue inflammation, induce relaxation, improve contractile & noncontractile tissue extensibility, & improve pulmonary function.
  • Old Course Number: E44.2008