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NPTE Clinical Files

Apr 24, 2019

Anthony is being treated in aquatic therapy for severe osteoarthrosis. The patient being treated in tepid water up to the head. 

The physical therapist is challenged with understanding cardiovascular physiology as it relates to the aquatic environment. 

How well do you know your cardiac physiology? Let's test...


Apr 17, 2019

Eric recently had a cardiac transplant and has been cleared for exercise by his medical doctor.  

The physical therapist is challenged with determining the most appropriate means of measuring the patient's exercise intensity. 

How well do you know your exercise intensity measures and why you should use one over another?...


Apr 10, 2019

Vicky is being seen in the hospital for a severe bacterial infection. Prior to today's treatment, the therapist is reviewing the patient's medical record.  

The physical therapist is challenged with reviewing a medical chart and interpreting the available lab values. 

How well do you know your lab values? Let's test...


Apr 3, 2019

Pearl presents with persistent right shoulder pain without a known cause.  

The physical therapist is challenged with determining the most likely reason for the patient's complaints. 

How well do you know your visceral diagnoses and referral patterns? Let's test your knowledge in this excellent episode about Visceral...