MS Physical Therapy

Objective

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

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

• 2. To assess, examine, evaluate, monitor and record patient progress related to care plan the patients with complex musculoskeletal case presentations independently.

• To support patients in their decisions regarding surgery and develop treatment plan independently apply different mobilization and manipulation techniques.

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 GPA and GAT or (University Optional Test ) with 50 score as per HEC guidelines.

  • 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 6(0-6)
RT-721 Research Thesis 6(0-6)
  Credit Hours : 12