PT 742 Special Topics in Physical Therapy I (2)
The physical therapist is responsible for working with a wide variety of patient problems and must be competent in the management of these problems. This course will provide instruction in special topics related to physical therapy practice. Methods of evaluation, assessment and treatment of issues related to wound care, prosthetics and orthotics, gait analysis, lymphedema management, and clinical reasoning skills will be discussed in this course. Various methods of instruction will be used to facilitate learning including web-based modules, lab activities, group work and didactic instruction.