May 25, 2022  
2020-2021 University Catalog 
    
2020-2021 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.
 

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

 

 

Credits: 2