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Unit of Study OSTP2007 - Osteopathic Studies V (2021)

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

analyse critical questions about the evidence basis of osteopathic health care

demonstrate and reflect upon an advanced level of contextually relevant patient handling and interactive skills

demonstrate and explain advanced osteopathic diagnosis including holistic/global dysfunction and the biopsychosocial model of healthcare

provide the reasoning underpinning the high velocity manipulative techniques in the thoracic and cervical spine and upper limb

demonstrate the safe and effective use of high velocity manipulative techniques in the thoracic and cervical spine and upper limb

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