NYU Steinhardt

Orthopedic Evaluation and Intervention

  • Course Number: OT-GE 2741
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Introduces administration of biomechanical evaluation of the upper quadrant, hand & selected other orthopedic conditions; documentation & interpretation of assessment findings; planning & implementation of biomechanical occupational therapy interventions; & fabrication of upper extremity orthocis for persons with physical dysfunctions. Integrates principles & procedures of therapeutic exercises, purposeful activity, independent living skills, & prevention as they contribute to overall performance areas.
  • Old Course Number: E40.2741