Oct 20, 2020  
2011-2012 University Catalog 
    
2011-2012 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PT 547 - Physical Therapy Examination & Intervention of Specific Systems


This course is focusing on physical therapy of specific systems. In this course students will develop clinical decision-making skills for physical therapy management consistent with the Guide to Physical Therapist Practice for person with endocrine and metabolic conditions, primary or secondary genitourinary pathology, women’s health issues, oncology, lymphedema, HIV, transplantation, and aging. Emphasis is placed on examination and intervention, differential diagnosis, and psychosocial issues. Individual patient problems will be used to reinforce clinical decision-making skills. Content from all academic work will be integrated into each patient case.
3 class hrs

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisite: PT 556)

Credits: 3