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what types of math skills do you need to be a physical therapist

you will need to use measurements says many.!

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What special skills does a physical therapist need?

A physical therapist needs to be patient and understanding. They also need to know about muscles in the body and body mechanics.

What kind of math is used in physical therapy?

Physical therapists mostly use basic arithmetic. At a minimum, a physical therapist needs to be able to count to 10, to determine if any fingers/toes/arms/legs on their patient are missing. They also need to add large numbers, in order to calculate the total dollar amount they should charge their patients for their sessions.

What experiences do you need to be a physical therapist?

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A physical therapist uses math when he/she checks the total amount of how much they need to charge each patient. They also use it when they measure how swollen or how large a body part is. Whenever an instrument is used, like a goinometer, they measure how much force is used.

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Do you need to see a doctor before you am referred to a physical therapist?

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