Jan 27, 2022  
2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PT 506 - Neuromuscular Physical Therapy II

This course is the second in a three course sequence. In this course students will develop clinical decision making skills for the physical therapy management, consistent with the International Classification for Functioning, Disability and Health for persons with primary neuromuscular pathology.  Specific to this course is an understanding of medical management of neuromuscular pathology, psychosocial issues surrounding patients and support system for pediatric, adult and older adult populations across the continuum of practice settings. Students will gain an understanding of working as part of a healthcare team that uses evidence to direct the evaluation and treatment planning of patients presented throughout the course.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PT 410, PT 502, PT 505, PT 507, PT 536, PT 554, PT 575) 

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

Credits: 4