NDPT 7643: Clinical Problems IV: Integumentary Care (2)

Lecture: 1, Lab: 3, Other: 0

This course emphasizes the pathophysiology of burns and wounds; the rehabilitation of patients with related acute and subacute diseases that require skilled and intermediate care. The course also requires students to discover the influences of race, age, and gender on the concepts of wound management and burn care. Critical analysis of the literature is necessary for all the clinical cases presented and provide a foundation for the evidence-based practice of physical therapy. (Guide for Practice in Physical Therapy)