Fall Semester 2023 - Credit Courses

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 Course TitleCredDaysTimeRoomSeats
AHPT_206_01Pathophysiology for PTA
Meets: 8/22/2023-11/17/2023
Kalispell Campus
Note: Students may only register for this course after being accepted to the Physical Therapist Assistant program through a competitive application process.


BC 114

BC 114
6J Robertson

Pathophysiology for PTA

Prerequisite: AHPT 105.Corequisites: AHPT 101, AHPT 205, AHPT 210, and AHPT 218.This course introduces students to the pathophysiology; etiology; clinical signs and symptoms; and management of selected pathological and injury-related disorders treated in physical therapy. Pathologies discussed include disorders of the following systems: immune, endocrine, integumentary, cardiovascular, respiratory, hematologic, musculoskeletal, hepatic, gastrointestinal, renal and urologic, and nervous. The course includes student presentations on disorders pertinent to physical therapy as well as discussions on specific case studies applying the Guide for Conduct of the Physical Therapist Assistant and the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health, and how they apply to the treatment of certain diseases.

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