Apr 22, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PTA 218 - Focused Neurology

3 CR
This course introduces more advanced techniques of therapeutic exercise with emphasis on applications for patients with neurological disabilities. Course lecture component includes discussion of related neuropathology. The course also provides instruction on specific physical therapy techniques used with individuals who have spinal cord injuries and traumatic brain injuries. The student will take part in classroom laboratory practice sessions as they learn to apply the skills. Lab Fee

Prerequisites & Requisites: Take PTA 116  and PTA 120  with at least a grade of C.

Additional Information: Formal admission to the Physical Therapist Assistant Program required.