Differential Diagnosis Module 4: Hematologic, Cardiovascular, Pulmonary, Endocrine and Metabolic Disease


Course Description

Following the standards for competency established by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) related to conducting a screening examination, “Differential Diagnosis for Physical Therapists” gives you a consistent way to screen for systemic diseases and medical conditions that can mimic neuromuscular and musculoskeletal problems. This comprehensive text centers on a 5-step screening model that covers past medical history, risk factor assessment, clinical presentation, associated signs and symptoms, and review of symptoms for each client.

Contact Hours: 10
Text Course Format: Text
Target Audience: ATC/LAT, OT/COTA, PT/PTA
Instructional Level: Beginner BOC Level of Difficulty: Essential