Jul 11, 2020  
2007-2009 Catalog 
2007-2009 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PTAT 2232 - Neurology and Rehabilitation Procedures

Credits: 5
An introduction to the central and peripheral systems as they relate to physical therapy and neurological dysfunctions related to gait. Emphasizes applied conceptual knowledge and technical competency for interventions involving complex cases within the central nervous system, peripheral nervous system, and respiratory system. Included are progressive rehabilitation training for stroke and traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injuries, pediatric conditions, diabetes, advanced orthopedics, and respiratory dysfunctions. Includes pediatric gross and fine motor milestones, righting and equilibrium, developmental reflex overview. Home education and orthotic/prosthetic training included, as appropriate. Data collection and standard documentation to support safe and legal care.Prereq: PTAT 1114, 1115, and Admission to program.3 lecture hours 6 lab hours $