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DPT 851 Neurological Physical Therapy Practice

This course provides the student with knowledge in physical therapist management of patients with neurological health conditions. Emphasizes integration and application of principles of motor control, motor learning, neuroplasticity, evidence-informed practice, and the patient/client management model. Explores the management of patients with stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, vestibular disorders, Parkinson’s disease, neuromuscular disorders, and central nervous systems cancers.

Prerequisite: 710,741,713,712,742,718,750,730,743,734,744,737,736,740,719