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2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PT 486 - Pathophysiology II

This course is the second of a two-course sequence that will present an overview of the pathophysiology of disorders frequently encountered by physical therapists, particularly those affecting the gastrointestinal, integumentary, and the neuromuscular systems as well as other clinical medicine disorders such as infectious disease. Disease processes across the life span are presented. Basic pharmacological intervention is discussed. The course will emphasize the relationships of pathological processes to patient symptoms and function through the lifespan.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PT 406, PT 415, PT 425, PT 431, PT 435, PT 485, and HS 400)

(Special registration restriction: Open to P1 DPT students only)

Credits: 3