PTA 405 - Advanced Multiple System Intervention and Care through the Lifespan

(Three hours theory per week) This course will explore treatment of patients with complex medical conditions seen in physical therapy and the system interdependence of individuals with multiple comorbidities. Additionally, nutritional, pharmacological and psychological considerations will be addressed. The course will also cover the medical and social transition of patients among healthcare settings, end of life care and therapy considerations for patients with medical conditions across the lifespan.

Semester hours: 3.0

Prerequisites:

  • PTA 370 - Acute to Chronic Care in Physical Therapy

Restrictions and Notes:

  • *This course requires students to attend an On-Campus Experience (OCE) in order to complete course competencies

Last updated: 02/23/2021