Essays Tagged: "Range of Motion"

Physical Therapy - Job Description

ss and health. They also examine patients' medical histories, then test and measure their strength, range of motion, balance and coordination, posture, muscle performance, respiration, and motor funct ...

(1 pages) 83 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Biomechanics of golf.

thus minimising the acceleration in her downswing. This occurs because she does not provide optimal range of motion for the club to gain maximum possible velocity before impact. Graham's force summati ...

(5 pages) 51 1 4.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

It's a job description for Physical Therapy.I have used this paper over and over for different classes. It includes the works cited page too.

ll fitness and health.c. Examine patients' medical histories, then test and measure their strength, range of motion, balance and coordination, posture, muscle performance, respiration, and motor funct ... he number of individuals with disabilities or limited function requiring therapy services.E. Salary Ranges:a. 41,249 dollars is the average starting salary in Georgia.F. Advancement Opportunities:a. T ...

(1 pages) 63 0 4.3 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

A Look at Arthrogryposis.

cle disorder that causes multiple joint contractures at birth. A contracture is a limitation in the range of motion of a joint.All cases are different. In a severe case, many joints can be affected an ... All cases are different. In a severe case, many joints can be affected and there could be a minimal range of motion while in some other cases, few joints may be affected and the range of motion may be ...

(3 pages) 18 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Physical therapy: what you have to do as a physical thereapist

h. Therapists examine patients' medical histories and then test and measure the patients' strength, range of motion, balance, and coordination. They also determine patients' ability to be independent ... ical therapists encourage patients to use their own muscles to increase their flexibility and their range of motion before finally advancing to other exercises that improve strength, balance, coordina ...

(3 pages) 86 0 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Wireless LANs

d maintain computer connections wherever they are, without depending on wiring that restricts their range of motion.WLANs provide all the features of wired LANs, but without the wires. The only differ ... the features of wired LANs, but without the wires. The only difference to the user is speed, which ranges from 1 to 54Mbps. WLANs can cover areas ranging in size from a small office to a large campus ...

(6 pages) 175 0 3.7 Jul/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

My math teacher wanted our class to write an essay on a job and how you use math in it.

hey use math in certain areas as in when a patient needs to regain his/her mobility back, and their range of motion.Physical Therapy helps patients to regain and maintain movement and functional ab ... repetitions one can do. Physical therapists use all sorts of math and measurements. This includes range of motion in degrees, strength, time (testing), frequency and duration (how long), intensity ( ...

(3 pages) 40 0 4.4 Apr/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Dislocation Of The Knee

h a lot of force, hitting the knee hard (front or back), or hyper extending the leg past its normal range of motion. Some of the symptoms of a dislocated knee are pain immediately after injury, the in ...

(2 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Flexibility

fitness. Flexibility is defined as a person’s ability to move a muscle or joint through a full range of motion. The amount of flexibility a person has can be seen by their ability to bend, twist, ... an injury will happen. It also helps to reduce the amount of muscle tightness. It helps to preserve range of motion, to promote circulation, and to help develop body awareness. Zit helps to reduce cra ...

(2 pages) 1067 0 5.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Physical Fitness

balance, body composition, reflexes, cardiovascular endurance, coordination, flexibility, and joint range of motion, speed, stamina, strength, and acceleration. Specific fitness examples: sports or mi ...

(2 pages) 25 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

exercise programmes

al exercise plan) was devised, focusing on exercises and stretching to improve strength, endurance, range of motion and balance skills with a view to independenceand maintaining as muchmobilitypossibl ... parts affected through the same movements they would go through if not paralysed. This is known as Range of Motion (ROM) exercises and its purpose is to keep muscles, ligaments and joints flexible to ...

(8 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness