Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy Practice II   [Archived Catalog]
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

PT 8434 - Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy Practice II

Theory, principles, literature review, and clinical applications associated with Physical Therapy examination, evaluation, assessment, and intervention of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions of the spine. This course emphasizes: (1) An introduction to physical therapy and manual therapy of the musculoskeletal system 2) History taking, systems review, examination and evaluation of patient's with musculoskeletal conditions; (2) the selection and implementation of manual therapy; (3) the management of patients with non-operative and post surgical musculoskeletal disorders and or conditions affecting the spine.

Prerequisite(s): Prerequisite(s): PT 8332 - Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy Practice I  

Credit Hours: 3

Term Offered: Fall