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PTA 1220 Neuropathology

Structure and function of the nervous system; recognition of pathology and clinical rationale for the appropriate therapeutic management of commonly treated neurological diseases/conditions.

Prerequisites: PTA 1120 and PTA 1125

Course Outcomes
  • Students will understand the etiology and pathophysiology of various neurological pathologies.
  • Students will understand the role of the physical therapist assistant in the medical management and treatment of patients with various neurological pathologies.
  • Students will be able to identify appropriate treatment techniques and when patient's response to physical therapy interventions requires modification or cessation.
  • Students will be able to select appropriate treatment interventions for the patients in varying stage of neurological disease.
Credit Hours: 1
  • Classroom: 1 hour
  • Division: Health Sciences
  • Department: Rehabilitation Services
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Blended Learning
Downtown Dayton Campus
Faculty: Stoner
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s) with online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Restricted to PTA Majors, Restricted to PTA Majors, Required to Be 18 Or Older
Open Seats: 11
Meets: M from 4:15PM to 5:15PM
Section: Y00
Open Seats: 11
Meets: M from
4:15PM to 5:15PM
Section: Y00