What qualities, skills, and abilities must physical therapist assistants possess in order to be effective interdisciplinary team members?
...abilities must physical therapist assistants possess in order to be effective interdisciplinary team members?
According to the All Allied Health Schools (2002-2008), the physical therapist assistants (PTA) help physical therapists in the daily routines including assisting patients during their rehabilitation. These patients may have burns, amputations, stroke, vertigo, low back pain, arthritis, heart disease, fractures, head injuries and cerebral palsy.
The PTAs conduct therapeutic exercises, provide therapeutic massage, observe patients, and evaluate data... Physical therapist assistants must be able to participate as full members of the interdisciplinary team. What qualities, skills, and...