A typical Thursday for Ghislene Goh, second year Physiotherapy student.
|7:00am||Wakey wakey, rise and shine!! It's going to be a long day today – nonetheless, weekend is around the corner!|
|8:00am||Head to the hospital for Orthopaedics clinical placement – Excited! Looking forward to meeting the Physiotherapist and applying my knowledge and clinical skills!!|
|9:00am||Clinics – Had a total knee replacement case and I did subjective assessment.|
|10:00am||Clinics – got to use the goniometer to measure joint angles & did manual muscle testing for strength of muscles.|
|11:00am||Clinics – manage to get the client out of bed using the elbow crutches.|
|12:00pm||Scoot back to uni for Lunch & Lab!!
Thanks to Ryder (my trusty car) for getting me everywhere -
Parking near Physio building in the green zone at this hour.. Nightmare!!
|1:00pm||Gym up for Applied Clinical Science Lab at the Physio Gym!|
|2:00pm||Lab - Consolidating what we have learnt thus far: We get to come up with an exercise programme for our lab partners! Whooopiee!!|
|3:00pm||Ahh … Break!! *I can feel slight muscle hypertrophy in my biceps!! ;)*|
|4:00pm||One hour Neurology lecture – Overview of the Nervous System.
The brain is amazing, creating connections 24/7 for our entire lifespan!
Mnemonics of the 12 Cranial Nerves:
Oh! Oh! Oh! To Touch And Feel Very Good Velvet, AH!
|5:00pm||Holla Ryder – next stop: Rugby Club|
|6:00pm||Sports Training at the Rugby Club – taping, massage, first aid|
|7:00pm||Late Night shopping – Carousel!! *Tip: Cheap food past 8.20pm!|
|8:00pm||Finally Home!! Shower, dinner.. chill out with my awesome housemates from Norway, Mauritius, New Zealand, Iran! 🙂|
|9:00pm||Write up my SOAPIER* notes for the clinic visit this morning
*Subjective, Objective, Analysis, Plan, Intervention, Evaluation, Review
|10:00pm||Prepare for Friday …|