Recognised by: Govt of Karnataka / Drug control board, Pharmacy board, Pharmacy council of india.
Course duration is 4 1/2 year.
Passed +2 with 45% (Optional Subject Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English)
Physiotherapy is a health-care discipline which focuses on individuals at all stages of the lifespan, both in health and in times of illness or injury, with the aim of optimising movement, functional ability and health. The discipline takes a holistic approach which encompasses physical, psychological, emotional and social wellbeing in a range of diverse practice settings. These include: adult and paediatric hospitals; primary and community care teams; rehabilitation centres; nursing and residential homes; health promotion programmes; sport clubs, and private practice.
The World Congress of Physical Therapy identifies four core areas for practice :
The cores of activities are enhancing the understanding, measurement and promotion of function, performance, wellbeing and health. These activities are mainly takes place in primary, secondary or tertiary healthcare settings, sports workplace and other community settings.