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2013-2014 University Catalog 
    
2013-2014 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PT 502 - Geriatric Physical Therapy


This course is designed to provide the student with an understanding of the biological, pathological, psychological, and social aspects of aging. Examination and intervention techniques will be presented, focusing on the overall management of the geriatric patient/client. Discussion will emphasize the use of current literature to promote evidence-based practice.
2.5 lecture hrs and experiential learning (12-week format)

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PT 407, PT 408, PT 410, PT 416, PT 431, PT 465, and PT 489)

Credits: 2