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Springfield, Massachusetts


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PHTH 631

PT Management for Patients with Neuromuscular Conditions I

In this course students develop an understanding of common nervous system disorders and their sequellae. Special emphasis is placed on disorders of the central nervous system. Knowledge of nervous system structure and function is applied to information regarding diagnosis and medical management of common nervous system pathologies and injuries in adults. Students develop skills in the physical therapy examination of adult patients with neuromuscular system dysfunction. Selected topics, including adaptive seating and mobility as well as selected therapeutic exercise techniques are also covered

Units: 3.0