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Manual Therapy 2

To enable students to apply advanced beginner level psychomotor skills of handling the body and Osteopathic assessment of the appendicular skeleton

Course Code BMSH604
Level 6
Credits 15


  • Apply and analyse beginner manual therapy techniques to the appendicular skeleton.
  • Appraise application of the principles of mechanics in joint motion testing and articulation as applied to the appendicular skeleton.
  • Use and reflect on clinical observation and reporting skills as applied to clinical diagnosis of the appendicular skeleton.
  • Analyse the theoretical and physiological basis of muscle energy techniques.

Delivered as part of the following programmes