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PTA 195: Introduction to Disease

This course introduces the study of disease and disease processes in humans. Emphasis is on the impact on body systems, development and rehabilitation. Lecture and student presentations will describe diagnosis and pathology, treatment, medication, prognosis and implications for physical therapy treatment by the PTA under the direction and supervision of a licensed physical therapist.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; PTA 180 minimum grade "C"

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