Student Practical Assessment Teaching Aid (SPATA)Page address: http://ahn.mnsu.edu/athletictraining/spata/
This is an academic tool created for the use of athletic training students at Minnesota State University. All text is taken verbatim or near verbatim from the referenced material, as to minimize the confusion with respect to resources used by the students. In addition, Student Practical Assessment Teaching Aid (SPATA) is being continuously updated to provide the most accurate information available. If links are broken we extend our apologies; however, they should be fixed quickly. Please refer to the abstract for additional information about SPATA.
ANNOUNCEMENT: Please watch this site for MANY updates and corrections coming very soon!
Neurovascular Exam Module
Gait Assessment Module
Therapeutic Modalities (Updated 5-9-13)
Please note that the abdominal and thoracic assessment video is the result of a senior student project for which Ms. Tia Nowacki, ATC won the NATA Multimedia contest.
Please note that the auscultation video was produced by Ms. Laura Mount, ATC. Ms. Mount completed this project as a result of her participation in an internship in college teaching course.