RHEUMATOLOGY
cod. 05846

Academic year 2014/15
2° year of course - First semester
Professor
VAIENTI Enrico
Academic discipline
Malattie apparato locomotore (MED/33)
Field
"altre attività quali l'informatica, attività seminariali ecc."
Type of training activity
More
20 hours
of face-to-face activities
1 credits
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Integrated course unit module: DISEASES OF THE LOCOMOTOR APPARATUS

Learning objectives

the students should achieve basic knowledge of rheumatic deseases

Prerequisites

have passed first year exams

Course unit content

The course focuses on topics of reumathology of interst in the field of Physioteraphy.

Full programme

Classification of rheumatic diseases. The inflammatory arthropathy: clinical features, differential diagnosis and therapy: rheumatoid arthritis, seronegative arthritis (ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis, Reiter's syndrom. - Connectivitis: clinical features, differential diagnosis and therapy, SLE, sclerodermia, vasculitis dermatopolymyositis: clinical features, differential diagnosis and terapy: polymyalgia rheumatica, temporal arteritis. Osteoarthritis: clinical features, differential diagnosis and therapy. - Microcrystalline arthropathies: clinical features, differential diagnosis and therapy. - Extra-articular rheumatism: clinical features, differential diagnosis and therapy. - Fibromyalgia: clinical features, differential diagnosis and therapy. Osteoporosis Paget's disease neuroalgodistrofiaThe treatment of rheumatic diseases: NSAIDs, steroids, therapies skiing

Bibliography

)) MANUALE DI ORTOPEDIA E TRAUMATOLGIA F. Benazzo, F. Ceccarelli G. Cerulli et all. Monduzzi Ed.
2) MANUALE DI ORTOPEDIA E TRAUMATOLOGIA S. Giannini, C. Faldini Ed. Minerva Medica
3) MANUALE DI ORTOPEDIA E TRAUMATOLOGIA 2a ED. FA Grassi, UE Pazzaglia et all. Ed. Mc Grow Hill

J.K. Richardson, Z.A. Iglarsh. Clinica ortopedica terapia fisica. Verducci Editore.
Joseph J. Cipriano. Test ortopedici e neurologici. Verducci Editore
S. Brent Brotzman/Kevin E. Wilk. La riabilitazione in ortopedia. Elsevier
Tiziana Nava. La riabilitazione integrata delle malattie reumatiche. Masson

Teaching methods

Classroom lectures

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam

Other information

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