Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
0
Rehab powerpoint
Rehab powerpoint
Rehab powerpoint
Rehab powerpoint
Rehab powerpoint
Rehab powerpoint
Rehab powerpoint
Rehab powerpoint
Rehab powerpoint
Rehab powerpoint
Rehab powerpoint
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Rehab powerpoint

5,656

Published on

Published in: Health & Medicine, Technology
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
5,656
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
96
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Rehabilitation are treatments designed to help patients recover from injury, illness, or disease to as normal condition as possible.
  • 2. Used for patients who have lost the ability to function normally. Involves one-on-one training that may last weeks to months
  • 3. SALARY FOR SETTING Full time PTA’s median income :  - Nationally : $45,000  - Mid-West : $41,000 - $45,000 Full time PTA in rehabilitation (in-patient) :  - Nationally : $48,000
  • 4. PERCENT IN SETTING In a national setting about 4.8% of all PTA’s are in the rehabilitation setting.
  • 5. PATIENTS SEEN People from all age groups are seen in the rehabilitation setting Chronic patients are often older (less intensive, longer period of time) Temporary patients are often younger (more intensive)
  • 6. DIAGNOSIS Trauma Stroke Infection Tumor
  • 7. DIAGNOSIS CONT. Progressive Disorders such as Arthritis Amputations Burns Surgery
  • 8. TYPES OF REHAB Cardiovascular Pulmonary Hand Sports Therapy Joint Aquatic
  • 9. CONCLUSION Rehabilitation may not be a very crowded setting, but over all is a very diverse setting. Get to work with patients of all ages. Work with many different diagnosis.
  • 10. WORKS CITED www.apta.org www.nlm.nih.gov www.physicaltherapy.about.com

×