Jan 20, 2022  
2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PT 536 - Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy I

The first course in a two-course sequence will focus on the examination, evaluation, and treatment of patients with primary cardiac, vascular, and pulmonary disorders. Students will able to make fundamental clinical treatment decisions, incorporating evidence from disease risk factors, cardiovascular and pulmonary pathophysiology, medical diagnostics, and pharmacology. Students will begin to incorporate patient specific information into the plan of care including age, culture, and learning preferences.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PT 407, PT 408, PT 409, PT 416, PT 465, PT 470, PT 486, and PT 489)

(Special registration restriction: Open only to P2 PT students) 

Credits: 3