MS Physical Therapy

Objective

The program is designed to achieve the following objectives on completion of the degree:

  1. To provide evidence based Physical Therapy education for primary care and team management

  2. To assess and examine the patients with complex musculoskeletal case presentations independently.

  3. To perform evaluation, monitor and record patient progress related to care plan.

  4. To support patients in their decisions regarding surgery

  5. To develop treatment plan independently apply different mobilization and manipulation techniques.

  6. To get command over the manual therapy techniques.

  7. To treat and handle acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders.

  8. To master all the therapeutic procedures involved in MS MSK with the aim of relieving pain and optimizing patient function.

  9. To ensure alternative treatment options have been explored and optimized.

Role and Scope

Specialized musculoskeletal physical therapist can assess patients for MSK conditions, set a plan of action with the patient in conjunction with their realistic expectations and goals thus provide a rehabilitation programme for a specified referred condition. They able for self-management principles /processes to help reduce recurrence of symptoms and escalate to MSK expert services for further management as required if patient not improving. They can work in rehab programs more effectively in OPD’s and IPD, sports injuries clinic, pain management’s clinics.

semesters and courses

  • Duration

    4 Semesters, 2 years

  • Eligibility

    Our Criteria for admission is 2.3 GP and GAT or (University Optional Test ) with 50 score.

  • credit hours
    required

    36

 

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
BMPTS-611 Basic Medical & Physical Therapy Sciences 3(3-0)
ACR-612 Advance Clinical Reasoning’s 3(3-0)
DDPT-613 Differential Diagnosis in Physical Therapy 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours : 9
 
 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
CBR-622 Community Based Rehabilitation 3(3-0)
ICR-621 Intervention Strategies in Rehab 3(3-0)
MIRM-623 Medical Informatics & Research Methodology 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours : 9
 
 

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
CAM-711 Concepts and Assessment of MSK 3(2-1)
IM-712 Interventions of MSK 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours : 6
 
 

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
CRP-721 Clinical Residency/Thesis 6(0-6)
RT-721 Clinical Residency/Thesis 6(0-6)
  Credit Hours : 12