Workshop technology 1 : theory manual / compiled and edited by Philippine School of Prosthetics and Orthotics Lecturing Team, Robert MacDonald and Tania Chabot.

Contributor(s): MacDonald, Robert [Editor] | Chabot, Tania [Editor] | Philippine School of Prosthetics and Orthotics
Publisher: [Quezon City] : [Philippine School of Prosthetics and Orthotics] [2014]Edition: 3rd editionDescription: 168 p. : ill. ; 30 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Materials science -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Human anatomy | Prosthesis -- Handbooks, manuals, etcLOC classification: RD 130 | .W67 2014Summary: The first section of the Workshop Technology 1 Theory Manual will focus on body terminology. This section will provide students with concepts and vocabulary for use in the health care setting. This knowledge will enable the student to communicate effectively as a prosthetic and orthotic technician and/or clinician. In addition to introducing body terminology, Chapter 2-6 will focus on basic anatomy of the human body. Anatomy is the science that studies the structure of the body. Each chapter will highlight a region of the body and educate student on bones, bony landmarks, surface anatomy, joints, and major muscles in that region. These chapters on human anatomy will provide a strong foundation in understanding of the human body. A thorough study of body terminology and human anatomy is essential when designing, fabricating, and fitting prostheses and orthoses. Upon completion of this section, the student will readily apply learned concepts in the prosthetic and orthotic technical and/or clinical setting.
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The first section of the Workshop Technology 1 Theory Manual will focus on body terminology. This section will provide students with concepts and vocabulary for use in the health care setting. This knowledge will enable the student to communicate effectively as a prosthetic and orthotic technician and/or clinician.

In addition to introducing body terminology, Chapter 2-6 will focus on basic anatomy of the human body. Anatomy is the science that studies the structure of the body. Each chapter will highlight a region of the body and educate student on bones, bony landmarks, surface anatomy, joints, and major muscles in that region. These chapters on human anatomy will provide a strong foundation in understanding of the human body.

A thorough study of body terminology and human anatomy is essential when designing, fabricating, and fitting prostheses and orthoses. Upon completion of this section, the student will readily apply learned concepts in the prosthetic and orthotic technical and/or clinical setting.

Bachelor of Science in Prosthetics and Orthotics

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