• Course Code: PHTH319
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: 2Lec,0Cln,0Tut
  • Course Type: Major Core Courses (MCC)

Course Description

This course covers information related to various imaging techniques used in the diagnosis of musculoskeletal and neuromuscular disorders including x-ray, computerized tomography, magnetic resonance, ultrasound, radioisotope imaging, and electromyography. The class covers the principles of each technique, discusses the advantages and disadvantages of each and focuses on the clinical interpretation and implications for physical therapy. Pre-req: ANAT 203, ANAT 204.