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These course descriptions are not being updated as of August 1, 2016. Current course descriptions are maintained in LionPATH.

Physical Therapy (P T)

P T 280W Rehabilitation (4-5) This course provides the theoretical basis and clinical practice skills used in the assessment and intervention for patients with neuromuscular, functional, and cognitive impairments.

P T 280W

P T 280W Rehabilitation (4-5/maximum or 5)

Students will learn and develop skills in the rehabilitation treatment of patients with diseases or conditions frequently seen in physical therapy. Students are expected to be able to recognize normal and abnormal gait patterns of patients diagnosed with the diseases/conditions studied. In the laboratory sessions, students practice mobility skills as they related to the pathologies studied. Students learn to treat patients in the orthopedic and neurological populations.

General Education: None
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: None
Effective: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or better inBIOL 141, BIOL 142, P T 150, P T 160, P T 270 ; orP T 270A ; orP T 270W, P T 384, P T 290, P T 395E
Concurrent: P T 250 P T 260

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.


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