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PTA Contraindication

PTA 1st Year Clinical Competency Modality Contraindications

Electrical Stimulation Not thoracic region
Electrical Stimulation Nowhere on patient with pacemaker
Electrical Stimulation Not on carotid sinus
Electrical Stimulation Not through the head
Electrical Stimulation Not near metal
Electrical Stimulation Broken skin
Electrical Stimulation Not with patients with limited cognition
Electrical Stimulation Cancer
Electrical Stimulation Cardiac arrhythmia's
Electrical Stimulation Not with pregnancy
Electrical Stimulation Seizure activity
Superficial Thermal (Hot/Cold Pack) Open wound
Superficial Thermal (Hot/Cold Pack) Acute inflammation
Superficial Thermal (Hot/Cold Pack) Infection (acute)
Superficial Thermal (Hot/Cold Pack) Bleeding disorder
Superficial Thermal (Hot/Cold Pack) Impaired sensation
Superficial Thermal (Hot/Cold Pack) Ischemia
Superficial Thermal (Hot/Cold Pack) Pregnancy
Ultrasound Active growth plate
Ultrasound Cancer
Ultrasound DVT (clot) recently
Ultrasound Eye
Ultrasound Fracture
Ultrasound Infection (acute)
Ultrasound Ischemia
Ultrasound pregnancy
Created by: srussel