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Physical Therapists are health care professionals who study and treat people with health problems that are caused from injury or disease A Physical Therapists assess joint motion muscle strength and endurance function of heart and lungs and performance of activities required in daily living Physical Therapists can specialize in a few different areas There is Rehabilitation Community Health Industry Sports Research Education and Administration In Rehabilitation Physical Therapists practice closely with other health care personnel in hospitals or rehabilitation centers to determine patients goals They evaluate and assess patients recovering from injury surgery or disease develop and implement treatment programs They teach patients to use artificial limbs and other assistive devices They also provide instruction and home programs to patients and their families to continue the recovery process once the patient is out of the Physical Therapists direct care In Community Health Physical Therapists deliver rehabilitative care in the home teach prenatal and postnatal exercise classes and screen evaluate and treat children in public schools They also teach back-care classes to prevent back pain and injury In Industry Physical Therapists determine fitness requirements for specific jobs They screen evaluate and assess employees conditions with respect to job-related physical needs They identify potentially dangerous work sites modify task performance to prevent job-related injuries and provide treatment to injured workers In Sports Physical Therapists assess athletes performance abilities condition athletes to improve performance recommend assistive or safety equipment to reduce injuries and develop fitness programs for all segments of the general public In Research Physical Therapists design plan conduct and report studies in basic and clinical sciences that will lead to new knowledge new technology and increasingly more effective physical therapy patient care In Education Physical Therapists Develop skills to prepare students for careers in physical therapy and teach entry-level and graduate-level physical therapy students and other health care personal They design plan conduct and report on scholarly activities that contribute to new knowledge in the
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