PTOR 455 – Physical Therapy DD in musclo-skeletal disorders

Dr. Ahmed samir

Course lecturer :

Dr. Eman Ahmed

Course assistant :

1-identify common musculoskeletal treatment schemes and the rationale for each scheme 2-discuss treatment alternatives and describe how treatments can be adapted for individual patient circumstances

Course objectives :

This course is a systematic Physical Therapy diagnostic method of muscle-skeletal disorders used to identify the presence of an entity where multiple alternatives are possible. Differential diagnosis can be regarded as implementing aspects of the hypothetico-deductive method in the sense that the potential presence of candidate diseases or conditions can be viewed as hypotheses which are further processed as being true or false.

Course description :

Distribution of Course Marks: Term work: Midterm Exam:20 Activity Assignment and Quizzes:20 Final Exams: Oral:30 Practical:30 written: 100 Total: 200

Course assessment :

1-Dutton, Orthopaedic Examination, Evaluation and Intervention 2-Kisner & Colby, Therapeutic Exercise: Foundations and Techniques

Recommended text books :

1-Dutton, Orthopaedic Examination, Evaluation and Intervention
2-Kisner & Colby, Therapeutic Exercise: Foundations and Techniques

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