Apr 16, 2021  
2019-2020 University Catalog 
2019-2020 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PT 604 - Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy 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 and across the lifespan. 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 clinical decision-making and the components of patient/client management, consistent with the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF). 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.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PT 537, PT 508, PT 506, PT 567, PT 509, PT 544)

(Special registration restriction: Only open to P3 Physical Therapy Students) 

Credits: 4