Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

PTA-241 Neurology for PTA (4.00)

Provides information, discussion and treatment considerations with neurologically-based diagnoses. Addresses clinical manifestations and treatment considerations of common neurological disorders, with special emphasis on stroke, traumatic brain injury, and spinal cord injury. Applies typical treatment techniques, exercise programs, and treatment progression to lab scenarios with diagnoses covered. Credits: 4, Hours: (3/2/0/0), Prereq: minimum C in PTA-301; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B