cod. 15970

Academic year 2015/16
4° year of course - Second semester
Academic discipline
Malattie apparato locomotore (MED/33)
"clinica medico-chirurgica dell'apparato locomotore"
Type of training activity
14 hours
of face-to-face activities
2 credits
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Integrated course unit module: DISEASES OF THE LOCOMOTOR APPARATUS

Learning objectives

At the end of the course the student will be able to
understand the main manual and instrumental techniques used in rehabilitation and postsurgical rehabilitation programs
The student will also acquire an appropriate technical language


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Course unit content

Will be explain manual and instrumental rehabilitative techniques and postsurgical rehabilitation programs

Full programme

Instrumental Physiotherapy: thermotherapy, endogenous hyperthermia, cryotherapy, electrotherapy, Tens, C.diadinamiche, laser therapy, magnetic therapy, ultrasound shock waves. Major rehabilitation methods: passive Kinesiology - assisted - active, occupational therapy, mechano, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation, massage therapy. Rehabilitation programs in the chronic-degenerative and traumatic diseases of the musculoskeletal system.


"LA RIABILITAZIONE IN ORTOPEDIA" S. Brent Brotzman, Kevin E. Wilk . II° Edizione, Ed. Excerpta Medica

Teaching methods

Lectures will be carried out with the aid of oral presentations, slides and interactive involvement of the student according to the timetable defined at the beginning of academic year

Assessment methods and criteria

The evaluation of the preparation of the student will be based on oral exams and will focus on the content of the topics defined by the educational program

Other information

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