Total Number of DPT Students Appeared in Annual Exam 2019 at UHS Lahore
Here we will discuss about the total number of Students appeared in annual Examination Which was held in March & August 2020 by University of Health Sciences (UHS) Lahore
These Information for Annual Examination 2019
Colleges Affiliated With UHS
Public Sector Medical Colleges
- Allama Iqbal Medical College Lahore
- Rawalpindi Medical University , Rawalpindi
- The school of Allied Health Sciences, Lahore
- Sheikh Zeyad Medical College , Rahim Yar Khan
Private Sector Medical Colleges
- Akhtar saeed medical College Lahore
- Lahore Medical & Dental college Lahore
- Rashid Latif Medical Colleges Lahore
- Shalamar Medical & Dental College Lahore
- The Pakistan Society for Rehabilitation of the Disabled, Lahore
- Bakhtawar Amin Medical & Dental College , Multan
- Multan College of Physiotherapy , MMDC, Multan
Number of Students Appeared In Annual Examination 2019
Total Students: 1385 Students
- First Year : 332 Students
- Second Year: 271 Students
- Third Year: 256 Students
- Fourth Year: 256 Students
- Final Year: 270 Students
DOCTOR OF PHYSICAL THERAPY (DPT)
Physical therapy is an essential segment of modern health care system. It is a “science of healing and art of caring”. It pertains to the clinical examination, evaluation, assessment, diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal, Neurological, Cardio-Vascular and Respiratory systems’ functional disorders including symptoms of pain, edema, physiological, structural and
psychosomatic ailments. It deals with methods of treatment based on movement, manual therapy, physical agents, and therapeutics modalities to relieve the pain and other complications. Hence, Physical therapy covers basic parameters of healing sciences i.e. preventive, promotional, diagnostic, rehabilitative, and curative.
THE PURPOSE OF THE DOCTOR OF PHYSICAL THERAPY PROGRAM (DPT) IS
TO PREPARE PHYSICAL THERAPISTS WHO WILL:
- Be primary providers of physical therapy care.
- Serve as responsible members in the professional community and are willing and able to
assume leadership roles in the communities they serve.
- Identify researchable problems, advocate and participate in research, and incorporate
research findings into clinical practice.
- Understand and place in context the social, economic and cultural issues of practice and
effectively advocate for changes in policy
- Correlate theory with practice and think creatively about, react to, adapt or shape new
- Participate in and provide education for communities, patients, peers, students and others.
- OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAM:
GRADUATES OF THE DOCTOR OF PHYSICAL THERAPY PROGRAM WILL:
- Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the basic and clinical sciences relevant to physical
therapy, both in their fundamental context and in their application to the discipline of
- Understand, correlate and apply theoretical foundations of knowledge to the practice of
physical therapy; evaluate and clarify new or evolving theory relevant to physical
- Demonstrate the behaviors of the scholarly clinician by developing and utilizing the
process of critical thinking and inquiry, particularly focused on the improvement of the
practice of physical therapy and the delivery of health care.
- Engage in reflective practice through sound clinical decision making, critical selfassessment and commitment to lifelong learning.
- Demonstrate mastery of entry level professional clinical skills. Provision of these
services is based on the best available evidence and includes physical therapy
examination, evaluation, diagnosis, prognosis, intervention, prevention activities,
wellness initiatives and appropriate health care utilization.
- Prepared to influence the development of human health care regulations and policies that
are consistent with the needs of the patient and of the society.
- Demonstrate leadership, management, and communication skills to effectively participate
in physical therapy practice and the health care team.
- Incorporate and demonstrate positive attitudes and behaviors to all persons.
- Demonstrate the professional and social skills to adapt to changing health care
environments to effectively provide physical therapy care.