May 19, 2024  
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PTR 660 - Neuromuscular Management II

This course utilizes the patient/client management model to address the needs of individuals from birth through young adulthood with neuromuscular disorders. Principles of human development are presented, as well as the impact of neuromuscular disorders on the developing system. The unique features of settings in which children and young adults receive physical therapy are also considered as well as safety considerations and adaptive equipment recommendations. Emphasis is placed on analysis of information from the clinical examination, clinical decision-making, and the establishment of a comprehensive plan of care.

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

Credits: 4

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