PTA

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AcronymDefinition
PTAParent-Teacher Association
PTAPlease Try Again
PTAPhysical Therapist Assistant
PTAPakistan Telecommunication Authority
PTAParents to Avoid
PTAPublic Transport Agency (various locations)
PTAPublic Transport Authority (Australia)
PTAPure-Tone Audiometry (hearing test)
PTAProperty Tax Administration (various states)
PTAPhosphotungstic Acid
PTAPercutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty
PTAPassenger Terminal Amsterdam (Netherlands)
PTAPhysical Therapy Associates (various locations)
PTAPurified Terephthalic Acid
PTAPersonal Travel Agent
PTAPohakuloa Training Area (US Army; Hawaii)
PTAPaul Thomas Anderson (director)
PTAPersonal Travel Assistant
PTAPpp Termination Aggregation
PTAPixel Tapestry Architecture
PTAPrevention of Terrorism Act (UK)
PTAPost Traumatic Amnesia
PTAPer Theater Average (financial statistic)
PTAPreferential Trade Agreement
PTAPharmazeutisch-Technische Assistentin (German Profession in Medical Sector)
PTAPublic Transportation Account (California)
PTAPrior To Admission
PTAPrimetime Adventures
PTAPrivacy Threshold Analysis (information security)
PTAPrior To Arrival
PTAPrepaid Ticket Advice
PTAPure Tone Average (hearing exams)
PTAPlasma Thromboplastin Antecedent (blood coagulation factor XI)
PTAPatent Term Adjustment
PTAPeddle Thorp Architects (Australia)
PTAPlanes, Trains, and Automobiles
PTAPietà (postal locality, Malta)
PTAPeritonsillar Abscess
PTAPassenger Transport Authority
PTAPower Tool Accessories
PTAProblem Tree Analysis (logic)
PTAPredicted Transmitting Ability
PTAPreliminary Technical Assessment
PTAParent and Teacher Association
PTAPilotless Target Aircraft
PTAPromise to Appear (in court)
PTAPicatinny Arsenal
PTAPhysiotherapy Assistant
PTAPatellar Tendon Angle (orthopedics)
PTAPressure Transient Analysis
PTAProject, Task, Award (various universities)
PTASpanish Peseta (national currency)
PTAProvincial Training Allowance
PTAPension Term Assurance (insurance)
PTAParasympathetic Tone Activity
PTAPacked Tower Aeration
PTAPlain Text Alternative (email)
PTAPoint of Total Assumption
PTAPennsylvania Telephone Association
PTAPostcard Traders Association (UK)
PTAPublic Transport Association
PTAPoints-To Analysis
PTAPre-Trial Agreement
PTAPulsar Timing Array
PTAPerformance Textiles Association (UK)
PTAPre-Travel Authorization
PTAPPP Termination and Aggregation
PTAPropagation Time Asymmetry
PTAPianoforte Tuners' Association (UK)
PTAPrimary Training Audience
PTAPetrograd Telegraph Agency (ROSTA predecessor 1914-1918)
PTAPublic Technology Assistant
PTAPrincipal Technical Advisor
PTAPersonal Test Automation (SONET)
PTAPage Table Address
PTAPost and Telekom Austria
PTAPaid Time Away
PTAPaducah Transit Authority (Kentucky, USA)
PTAPlanarized-Trench Aluminum
PTAPlay to Air (broadcasting)
PTAProposed Technical Approach(es)
PTAPartition Top Anchors (construction)
PTAPot Tending Assembly (aluminium industry)
PTAPropellant Tank Assembly
PTAPersonal Trust Assistant
PTAPitch Trim Actuator
PTAPrimary Target Area
PTAPassive Tracking Algorithm
PTAProgeny Transmitting Ability (breeding)
PTAPlanned Time of Arrival
PTAPre-Task Analysis
PTAProgrammed Time of Arrival
PTAPrimary Training Activities
PTAProvincial Telecommunication Authority (China)
PTAParents and Taxpayers for Accountability
PTAPaper Traders Association (India)
PTAProgram Transfer Agreement
PTAPrecise Timing and Astrometry
PTAPhase Transition Analyser
PTAPersonal Threat Alarm
PTAProduct Test Authorization
PTAPhysical Terminal Address
PTAPope and Talbot Line (railroad)
PTAProficiency Training Aircraft
PTAPlatform Technical Advisor
PTAPredicted Target Area (US Navy)
PTAPre-Tendering Approval (ElectronicTender)
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Abertawe Bro Morgannwg UHB physiotherapy assistant Kevin Reed with patient Keith Daniel, from Baglan
Initially it is clear that this book is written for an American audience with Chapter 2 relating heavily to American regulations for the physiotherapy assistant.
The 76-year-old began her work in the NHS as a physiotherapy assistant, working in hospitals and community care, in a range of settings.
Work as a physiotherapy assistant provides valuable experience if you wish to qualify as a physiotherapist.
However, it is recognized that there are at least two levels support workers in Canada: Those receiving formalized (albeit non standardized) and detailed college training in a physiotherapy assistant specific program and those who are exclusively trained on the-job or those with more informal, generic or brief training (9).
But the physiotherapy assistant is desperate to win one of the big prizes like the championship or Bass Irish Cup.
He still has connections with the school as his wife Susan, aged 33, works as a physiotherapy assistant there.
Apprentice who has made the most progress - Lindsey Smith, 23, a physiotherapy assistant with the Southampton Community NHS Trust.
Helen Gillan, a physiotherapy assistant on the unit who devised the programme, wanted to raise awareness of the activities patients could do - despite their injuries.
Tony Farrington, who is a physiotherapy assistant at the Royal Star and Garter Home in Solihull, was inspired to organise the ga me.
Angela Jakeman, physiotherapy assistant at University Hospital, with some of the crutches which have been returned.
Participants with a non-neurological diagnosis were usually treated in pairs by a physiotherapist for at least three sessions per week, with the other sessions completed by a physiotherapy assistant.