Oct 20, 2020  
2013-2014 University Catalog 
2013-2014 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PT 601 - Neuromuscular PT III

This course is the third in a three-course sequence and will focus on advanced physical therapy management of patients with neuromuscular pathology across different healthcare delivery systems. In this course, students will integrate clinical decision making consistent with the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice for patients with neuromuscular pathology. Specific to this course is the application of clinical research to contemporary practice across the life span, and students will use available literature to guide clinical decision making. Medical management of neuromuscular pathology, psychosocial issues surrounding patients and support systems, and health policy issues relevant to complex patients with neuromuscular pathology will be discussed.
2 lecture/4 lab hrs

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PT 655 and PT 656)

Credits: 3