34.617 Neurological Physical Therapy Lecture I

Neurological Physical Therapy Lecture I

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 4700
Status Active

This course is the first of two courses dealing with the physical therapy management of adult patients/clients with neurological dysfunction. Concepts, practical applications, and strategies based on theories of motor skill development, motor control, and motor learning will be discussed. A variety of neurological conditions with different levels of impairments, functional limitations and disabilities will be examined. Emphasis is on the development of clinical decision making skills using a problem solving approach. All physical therapy graduate courses (number 34.) are restricted to PT majors only.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: Physical Therapy Graduate Students only.