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Department: MEPMR-Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Course: 404-Clin Prob Neuromuscularskeletal Sys Lecture Se

Course Coordinator: Dr. Jennifer Harrison
Course Faculty: Dr. Charles G. Kevorkian,Dr. Jennifer Harrison,Dr. Helene K. Henson,Dr. Juan LaTorre,Dr. Stephanie Sneed,Dr. Walter Wade
Elective Location:
Periods Elective offered: Block: 6
Min. Number of Students:10  Max: 100
Course Level: Pre-Clinical Block Elective
Credit: 1
Visiting Student Elective: No
Open to International Students: No
Grading: H,HP, P, MP, F Narrative Evaluation
Faculty Approval: No

Time Commitment Percentage of time expected
Regular Hours (Mon-Fri): Inpatient Ward:
Night Call: Inpatient consultations:
Number on-call nights: Outpatient clinics:
Weekends: Surgery:
Statement of Goals:
Provide clinical correlation to their existing basic neuroscience knowledge of the musculoskeletal diseases. Demonstrate appropriate evaluation techniques in patients with neuromusculoskeletal diseases. Name the various aspects of rehabilitation intervention in patients with various neuromusculoskeletal disabilities.
Learning Activities
Lecture - clinical presentations of various neuromusculoskeletal disabilities, such as muscular dystrophy, peripheral neuropathy, stroke, amputation, spinal cord injury, head injury, etc. The presentations are supplemented by reading syllabus and bibliographic references.
Evaluation Methods
Student's knowledge is assessed by written examination at the conclusion of this course. DEPARTMENT DOES NOT ACCEPT LATE SIGN-UP APPLICATIONS
When and Where to report on first day of service:
For additional information regarding this elective contact:
Contact Name: Tonia Kirven
Contact Phone: 713-799-5033
Contact Fax: 713-797-5982
Contact Location: TIRR, Suite A-220
Address: 1333 Moursund
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