Description
INTRO TO EVIDENCED-BASED REHAB
This course provides basic skills in reading, reviewing, and critiquing the research literature in the rehabilitation sciences. These skills will be applied to the relevant literature in diagnosis, prognosis and intervention strategies within the spectrum of rehabilitation science. Students will learn to generate relevant research questions and utilize an evidence-based medicine approach to the review, appraisal and synthesis of current research articles within the fore-mentioned areas. The course will culminate in an individualreviewproject aimed at the development and resolution of one particular research question, using the best, current available literature. A basic understanding of research methods, design and or statistics is required.
Details
Grading Basis
Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
REHSCI 1285
Academic Group
Sch of Hlth & Rehab Scs
Academic Organization
Physical Therapy
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PLAN: Rehabilitation Science (BS or BS-H or BPH); PREQ: REHSCI 1000 or PSY 0035 or PSY 0036 or SOC 0230
Typically Offered
Fall