Bachelor's degree in Physiotherapy (to qualify as a physiotherapist) (Vicenza)

Rehabilitation of osteoarticular diseases - PROTESIOLOGIA E ORTESIOLOGIA

Course code
4S000135
Name of lecturer
Laura Bisarello
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/48 - NURSING IN NEUROPSYCHIATRY AND REHABILITATION
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
FISIO VI 2^ ANNO - 1^ SEMESTRE dal Oct 3, 2016 al Nov 18, 2016.

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Lesson timetable

FISIO VI 2^ ANNO - 1^ SEMESTRE

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to provide theoretical knowledge about the problems of functional assessment and rehabilitation planning of the patient amputee, bringing the student to think about the need to customize as much as possible both the choice of the prosthesis that the type of rehabilitation program to which the patient will undergo.
Orthoses most used by both orthopedic and neurological patients will also be described, for the upper limb, the lower limb and the column, so that the student understands the reasoning behind this aspect of patient care path.

Syllabus

Program in summary form:
• Amputations: definitions, etiology, and amputation levels
• Types of prostheses for the lower and upper limb.
• Assessment and rehabilitation of amputee patients.
• The phantom limb.
• General information on Orthosis: rest and correction; static and dynamic functional.
• Employee of prostheses and orthoses in the tariff nomenclature; prescription, approval, delivery

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017






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