Oct 24, 2020  
2013-2014 University Catalog 
2013-2014 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PT 612 - Musculoskeletal PT III

This is the third course within a three-course sequence focusing on musculoskeletal physical therapy. This course is designed to provide the student with additional knowledge of the pathology and pathomechanics of musculoskeletal dysfunction throughout the body. Special topics will be covered to enhance problem-solving and clinical decision-making skills and improve overall patient management. Emphasis continues to be placed on differential diagnosis, clinical decision making, and the components of patient/client management consistent with the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice. Students will practice the development, implementation, and progression of appropriate patient/client management principles as well as synthesis and integration of recent evidence pertaining to musculoskeletal physical therapy through direct patient interactions.
3 class hrs

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

Credits: 3