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2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PTR 629 - Musculoskeletal Management II

This course is a continuation of Musculoskeletal Management I. The focus of the course is on evidence-based, patient centered care in orthopedic physical therapy. Emphasis is placed on analysis of information from the clinical examination, clinical decision-making, and the establishment of a comprehensive plan of care. Current systems for classification of musculoskeletal disorders are explored and intervention planning is based on a stratified diagnostic process. Patient education, manual therapy, including both thrust and non-thrust joint mobilization techniques, and therapeutic exercise are covered in depth.

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: Successful completion of all prior required PT courses.

Credits: 4

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