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DPT 730 - Foundations of Observation and Assessment


Credits 2

Basic patient assessment skills with introduction to posture and gait evaluation through observation. Patient history and review of the medical record. Documentation in S.O.A.P. Note and functional outcome formats. Assessment skills emphasized include: anthropometric measures, reflex and sensation testing, goniometry, manual muscle testing, vital signs, and surface palpation.

Prerequisites
Graduate standing in physical therapy.

Corequisite