Apr 21, 2019  
Catalog/Bulletin 2017-2018 
    
Catalog/Bulletin 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHTH 7140 - PHYSICAL THERAPY NEUROANATOMY

[4 Credits]
This course focuses on the anatomy, physiology and biochemistry of the nervous system, including: nomral structure and function of the central, peripheral and autonomic systems; normal and abnormal neurodevelopment. Students learn the neurophysiological mechanisms of pain mediation and the underpinnings of neural mechanism mediating motor control. Case studies will highlight selected nerological conditions for integrating the foundational science with clinical relevance specific to the practice of physical therapy.