May 24, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PT 623 - Patient Management 6 - Neurology 2

(4 credits)
This course builds on the foundations of neurological patient management taught in PT 620 . Content will address specific neuropathologies resulting in movement dysfunction. Students will learn to integrate neuromuscular, sensory-perceptual, cognitive, behavioral, and functional mobility strategies into a comprehensive plan of care targeted at the unique aspects of various neurological diagnoses. Assistive technology will be explored. The Guide to Physical Therapist Practice will provide the framework for patient management. This course consists of a lecture and laboratory component. The laboratory component will enable students to develop skill in patient examination and therapeutic interventions through case studies as well as simulated and actual patient experiences. Spring.