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Course code

BMSH603

Level

6

Credits

15.0

Estimated hours

150.0

To enable students to apply novice level psychomotor skills of handling the body and Osteopathic assessment of the axial skeleton.

Learning outcomes

Apply and analyse beginner manual therapy techniques to the axial skeleton.

Appraise application of the principles of spinal mechanics in joint motion testing and articulation as applied to the axial skeleton.

Use and reflect on clinical observation and reporting skills as applied to clinical diagnosis of the axial skeleton.

Analyse the theoretical and physiological basis of soft tissue manipulation techniques.