2020-2021 College Catalog

PHTA 2110 Pathology I

This course provides a survey of injuries and diseases commonly treated by physical therapist assistants. Topics include review of systems; an examination of musculoskeletal system disorders and diseases; examination of general medical disorders and diseases; examination of circulation respiration and ventilation; recognition and response procedures for changes in physiologic status; and an overview of pharmacology for pain musculoskeletal endocrine and GI system management.