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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - PHT5316
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Current Status: Approved, Permanent Archive - 2004-07-02
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  1. Date & Time Submitted: 2004-02-24
  2. Department: PHYSICAL THERAPY
  3. College: MD
  4. Budget Account Number: 614000020
  5. Contact Person: R. HUDSON
  6. Phone: 47745
  7. Email:
  8. Prefix: PHT
  9. Number: 5316
  10. Full Title: Medical Management I
  11. Credit Hours: 1
  12. Section Type: C - Class Lecture (Primarily)
  13. Is the course title variable?: N
  14. Is a permit required for registration?: N
  15. Are the credit hours variable?: N
  16. Is this course repeatable?:
  17. If repeatable, how many times?: 0
  18. Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum): Medical Management I
  19. Course Online?: -
  20. Percentage Online:
  21. Grading Option: R - Regular
  22. Prerequisites: N/A
  23. Corequisites: N/A
  24. Course Description: Introduction to medical diagnostics, pharmacological principles, and common orthopedic surgical procedures as components of medical management including repair of bone and soft tissue. Restricted to majors. Repeatable for 1 credit.

  25. Please briefly explain why it is necessary and/or desirable to add this course: New Degree Program – DPT
  26. What is the need or demand for this course? (Indicate if this course is part of a required sequence in the major.) What other programs would this course service? Part of required sequence in major.
  27. Has this course been offered as Selected Topics/Experimental Topics course? If yes, how many times? No
  28. What qualifications for training and/or experience are necessary to teach this course? (List minimum qualifications for the instructor.) Licensed physical therapist with advanced degree in discipline
  29. Objectives: 1.For common musculoskeletal diseases and injuries and peripheral nerve injuries: and contrast pathophysiology

    b.discuss contemporary diagnostic tools used by physicians and contrast repair, remodeling, and regeneration of musculoskeletal tissue and peripheral nerves across the lifespan

    d.discuss contemporary surgical interventions for common musculoskeletal diagnoses

    e.discuss the pharmaceutical management of acute pain, inflammation, and healing

    f.discuss the incidence and prevalence of common conditions

    g.Discuss prevention of common conditions

    2.Relate radiological, other diagnostic reports and laboratory findings to musculoskeletal clinical signs and symptoms.

    3.Determine which musculoskeletal clinical signs and symptoms not previously diagnosed by a physician demand referral for diagnostic testing.

    4.Discuss selected post-surgery clinical pathways for common orthopedic conditions.

  30. Learning Outcomes: Meets course objectives through exam and evaluation.
  31. Major Topics: Pharmacological principles, and common orthopedic surgical procedures as components of medical management.
  32. Textbooks: None. Specific required and recommended readings will be posted to the “Assignments” sections of the Blackboard web page for this course at least one week in advance of their due dates. Links to required and recommended readings from online resources will be posted to the “Web Links” section of the BlackBoard course page.
  33. Course Readings, Online Resources, and Other Purchases:
  34. Student Expectations/Requirements and Grading Policy:
  35. Assignments, Exams and Tests:
  36. Attendance Policy:
  37. Policy on Make-up Work:
  38. Program This Course Supports:
  39. Course Concurrence Information:

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