Neuromuscular PT I Lab

PHTH 226    Neuromuscular Physical Therapy I Lab

C O U R S E   I N F O R M A T I O N
Course Title:                 Neuromuscular Physical Therapy I.Lab
Code:                           PHTH 226.
Hours:                          Lec – 0 Hrs.    Lab – 2 Hr.    Cln – 0 Hrs.    Cr – 1.
Prerequisite:                 None.
Level/Semester:            2nd level - Spring.
Department offering the course: Physical Therapy.

C O U R S E   D E S C R I P T I O N :
This laboratory course allows the student to apply didactic knowledge, gained through the Neuromuscular Physical Therapy I course, to clinical situations. Safety and effectiveness of performance of various techniques are emphasized.

C O U R S E   A I M :
At the end of this course the student will be able to apply safely and effectively the major examination procedures of different neuromuscular disorders encountered in physical therapy practice.

T E A C H I N G   A N D   L E A R N I N G   M E T H O D S :
Illustrated lecture using white board, personal computer and data show. Cooperative based learning strategies.
Demonstration/ Physical Therapy laboratory.

L I S T   O F   R E F E R E N C E S :
S.A. Raskin, Neuroplasticity And Rehabilitation, 1st edition, The Guilford Press, 2011.
S. Martin, M.Kessler, Neurologic Interventions for Physical Therapy, 2nd  Edition, Saunders, 2000.

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