Physical Therapy Differential Diagnosis Module 4: Screening for Hematologic, Cardiovascular, Pulmonary, and Endocrine Diseases


Course Description

Course Description:

"Physical Therapy Differential Diagnosis” follows the standards for competency established by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) related to conducting a screening examination. This 4th module provides a consistent way to screen for hematologic, cardiovascular, pulmonary, and endocrine disease. 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. Case examples and case studies are included with real-world examples of how to integrate screening information into the diagnosis process.


Contact Hours: 10
Text Course Format: Text
Target Audience:
Instructional Level: Intermediate BOC Level of Difficulty: Advanced