2012-2013 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
PT 688 - Advanced Topics: Neurologic Physical Therapy
This course will critically examine evidence-based practice in neurologic rehabilitation. Current trends in practice will be analyzed from a theoretical, clinical, and neuroscience perspective. Students will apply foundational motor control theories for diagnosing and treating movement dysfunction, including advanced clinical practice skills for management of vestibular, balance and gait dysfunction. Offered winter semester. Prerequisites: Successful completion of all previously required courses in the DPT curricular sequence or licensed physical therapist. Course is graded credit/no credit.