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what does a PT do?
- 1. diagnose/manage movement disorders and enhance physical/functional abilities
- 2. Restore, maintain, & promote not only optimal physical function but optimal wellness & fitness & optimal quality of life as it relates to movement & health
- 3.Prevent the onset, symptoms, & progression of impairments, functional limitations, and disabilities that may result from diseases, disorders, conditions, or injuries
Patients are those who are recipients of a PT's direct intervention and care. Clients are those who benefit from a PT's advice, wisdom. (schools, businesses, etc.)
five phases of pt/client mgmt
evaluation > examination > diagnosis > prognosis > intervention