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PTA130 - Diseases of the Human Body
The student is introduced to the medical and surgical conditions most frequently encountered in PT departments, with emphasis on the role of the PTA in the treatment of each. The basic inflammatory and healing processes and the principles of treatments to promote healing are covered. Students will become familiarized with the essential nature of diseases, and abnormalities of structure and function that are characteristic of diseases.
Diseases of the Human Body
Credit Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Lecture Hours: 3