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M.P.T. (Musculo-skeletal)(Master of Physiotherapy in Musculo-skeletal)

Course Information
Name

M.P.T. (Musculo-skeletal)(Master of Physiotherapy in Musculo-skeletal)
Duration

2 Years
Course Type

Post Graduation
Eligibility

Graduation
Course Details

M.P.T. (Musculo-skeletal)
Master of Physiotherapy in Musculo-skeletal

Master of Physiotherapy in Musculo-Skeletal or M.P.T. Musculo-Skeletal is a two year post graduate programe.  Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy is a specialised area of Physiotherapy treating injuries and conditions which affect the muscles, joints, and soft tissues. Course includes anatomy, physiology, pathology, pharmacology, psychology, medical and surgical conditions, biomechanics, kineseology, disability prevention, rehabilitation and other subjects. Musculoskeletal injuries are injuries to joints, muscles, bones and/or nerves.  Common conditions treated are neck and back pain, and shoulder, hip and knee injuries. Musculoskeletal Physiotherapists often use manual therapy treatment techniques such as joint mobilisation or manipulation and massage to restore normal function, in conjunction with exercise programs. 

Master of Physiotherapy in Musculo-Skeletal Eligibility                       

  • B.P.T. with minimum 55% marks.
  • Some reputed colleges and institutes do conduct entrance examination to get admission to Degree course.
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