Dec 03, 2023  
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DPT 731 - Physical Therapy Principles of Acute Care

(2 units)

Prerequisite(s): DPT 701A , DPT 701B , DPT 701C , DPT 703 . Open to DPT graduate students only
Patient management in the acute care setting with emphasis on interpretation of laboratory values and physiological monitoring as the basis for functional training and use of assistive devices. Includes physical agents and introduction to wheelchair seating and positioning.

Letter grade only (A-F). (Lecture/discussion 1 hour, laboratory 3 hours)