Apr 14, 2021  
2019-2020 University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PT 603 - Neuromuscular Physical Therapy III


This course is the third in a three course sequence and will focus on advanced physical therapy management of patients with neuromuscular pathology which is progressive in nature and across different healthcare delivery systems. Students will utilize the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health. Specific to this course is the application of clinical research to contemporary practice across the lifespan, and students will use available literature to guide clinical decision making. Medical management of neuromuscular pathology that is progressive in nature, psychosocial issues surrounding patients and support systems, and health policy issues relevant to complex patients with neuromuscular pathology will be discussed.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PT 506, PT 508, PT 509, PT 537, PT 544, PT 567, PT 580) 

(Special registration restriction: Open only to PT P3 students)

Credits: 4