Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery

Psysiopathology of the foot in childhood and in adults  (Corso Elettivo)

Course code
4S004106
Name of lecturer
Bruno Magnan
Coordinator
Bruno Magnan
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/33 - ORTHOPAEDICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Corsi elettivi 2° semestre dal Feb 20, 2017 al May 26, 2017.

Lesson timetable

Corsi elettivi 2° semestre

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Learning outcomes

Students will be achieving knowledge about the physiopatology of main congenital and acquired foot and ankle diseases in childhood as clubfoot, cavus and flat foot and rotational abnormalities during growth phase as well as foot and ankle pathologies in adults: tibialis posterior tendon disfunction, ankle arthritis and most common traumatic lesions. Diagnostic footprints and principles of therapy according international guidelines will be presented and discussed

Syllabus

Anatomy and pathophysiology of the foot in childhood and in adults.
Congenital clubfoot.
Flatfoot and hyperpronated foot.
Metatarsalgia and hallux valgus.
Intra-articular calcaneal fractures.
Diagnosis and treatment.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Bartlozzi P., Castellarin. G., Pamelin E. Malattie dell'apparato locomotore Cortina 2010

Assessment methods and criteria

Presence-based eligibility.
Recommended course years: 4,5,6.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017






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