|Lecture hours per week||4|
|Lab hours per week|
This course builds on the concepts introduced in Pathophysiology I. Alterations in the integrity of the skeletal system are examined. The systems approach to pathophysiological processes is continued in the examination of cardiovascular and connective tissue diseases, as well as those of the endocrine and gastrointestinal systems. The focus continues to be the relationship between massage therapy and the disease process.