PTP 686 - Advances in the Physiology of Aging in Geriatric Diseases and Disorders.
DPT degree or admission to the post-professional transitional DPT or geriatric certificate program; good academic and professional behavior standing; or consent of instructor. (4).
Advances in histology, embryology, risk factors, pathology/pathophysiology, etiology, clinical course, prognosis and surgical and medical/pharmacological management of geriatric/chronic disease medical conditions commonly seen in physical therapy practice. Emphasis on cognitive and functional considerations. L/R/D.