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2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog 
2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PTHP 9171 - Integrated Patient Management

Prerequisites: Successful completion of previous DPT coursework. This course is designed to provide physical therapy students with the opportunity to integrate all aspects of the patient management model across complex patients. Information presented in the course is designed to build on basic skills and expand intervention options as available for the management of patients with musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, cardiopulmonary and integumentary dysfunction. Emphasis will be placed on clinical decision-making related to various pathologies. Content will be presented using a variety of instructional strategies to include lecture/discussion, small group activities and lab participation. The emphasis of the course is a “hands-on” approach whenever possible. The course will culminate in a comprehensive exam.

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 1 Lab Hours: 4 Other Contact Hours: 0

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit
Repeat Status: No
Program Restrictions: DPT_PHTP-Physical Therapy
Schedule Type: Lecture/Supervised Lab/Clinic

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