PTA 214 025 Class Dates & Times

Date RangeDaysTimesBuildingRoom
1/16/2018 to 4/30/2018MW1:45 PM - 3:15 PMORBCD-102

Course Description

This course introduces the student to common medical and surgical conditions. This will include definition and overview, incidence, etiology, risk factor, pathogenesis, clinical manifestation, diagnosis, prognosis, treatment (medical, surgical). Specific attention will be paid to the physical therapy aspect of treatment and management. Implication of patient response to physical therapy intervention will be investigated. This will include how the condition will present in the physical therapist's evaluation. Also, presented will be: how a condition will alter patient response to specific PT interventions, what modification of PT interventions may be indicated, what precautions and contraindications exist. Selected treatment skills will be introduced and developed in the areas of cardiac & pulmonary rehabilitation, wound and burn management. (3 lecture hours/week)
Not part of a TN Transfer Pathway.


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