NYU Steinhardt

Physical Therapy Examinations of the Neuromuscular System

  • Course Number: PT-GE 2252
  • Hours: 75
  • Units: 5
  • Description: Student to independently examine & reexamine a patient or client with a neuromuscular problem by obtaining a pertinent history from the patient or client & from other relevant sources, by performing relevant systems review, & by selecting appropriate age related tests & measure; synthesize examination data to complete the physical therapy evaluation; engage in the diagnostic process in an efficient & cost-effective manner consistent with the policies & procedures of the practice setting; engage in the diagnostic process to establish differential diagnoses for patients across the life span; & determine patient or client prognoses based on evaluation of results of examinations & medical & psychosocial information
  • Old Course Number: E44.2252