TDPT 807 Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy, 3 credits

This is one of six courses in the transition doctor of physical therapy curriculum. This course is designed with the practicing physical therapist in mind. It builds upon Orientation to Doctoral Studies (tDPT 801) and focuses on the content area of musculoskeletal physical therapy across the lifespan. Course content includes integration of moderating variables, screening and diagnostic procedures, professional standards of practice, professional ethics, advanced clinical decision-making, evidence-based practice, service-learning and professional socialization of an autonomous practitioner.

Prerequisite: tDPT 801