Course Catalog » Physical Therapy 211

Subject: Physical Therapy
Course Number: 211
Course Title: Pharmacology for Physical Therapists
Units: 2
School: Graduate Division
Department: Physical Therapy Program

Course Description: This a survey course on pharmacological topics that are relevant to rehabilitaton and physical tharapy and covers topics such as principles, indications and adverse reactions to medications commonly used to manage neuromusculoskeletal and cardiopulmonary conditions. Efffects of exercise on drug metabolism and drug interactions are also presented.
Prerequisites: Successful completion of first year in Physical Therapy program.
Restrictions: Enrollment in DPT program
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Student - Lecture

Instructor of Record: S. Youmans
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No