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

Advanced methods in physiotherapy and introduction to research (2018/2019)

Course code
4S000905
Credits
5
Coordinator
Andrea Zimoli

Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
TERAPIA MANUALE INTEGRATA 2 MED/48-NURSING IN NEUROPSYCHIATRY AND REHABILITATION FISIO VI 3^ ANNO - 2^ SEMESTRE Andrea Zimoli
PROCEDURE DI VALUTAZIONE IN FISIOTERAPIA 1 MED/48-NURSING IN NEUROPSYCHIATRY AND REHABILITATION FISIO VI 3^ ANNO - 2^ SEMESTRE Valentina Lazzari
SISTEMI DI GESTIONE DELLE INFORMAZIONI 1 ING-INF/05-INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEMS FISIO VI 3^ ANNO - 2^ SEMESTRE Paolo Fumene Feruglio
METODOLOGIA DELLA FISIOTERAPIA BASATA SULLE EVIDENZE 1 MED/48-NURSING IN NEUROPSYCHIATRY AND REHABILITATION FISIO VI 3^ ANNO - 2^ SEMESTRE Simone Cecchetto

Learning outcomes

Knowing the structure of the Clinical reasoning applied to the patient's musculoskeletal rating, according to the bio-psycho-social model based sull'ICF (with particular attention to districts in the cervical and lumbar spine)
Know the procedures for building a correct progression of treatment by means for the application of specific techniques; know their indications and contraindications, in order to know how to choose the most effective method, according to an approach based on '"EBP".

Syllabus

Know the general and specific concepts preliminary to the understanding and practice of manual therapy. Determine the signs and treatment limitations with manual therapy and rehabilitation of a particular musculoskeletal pathology. Practical demonstration of the correct execution of some mobilizzative and manipulative techniques of the spine and limbs according to the principles of the most important schools. Program in expanded form: general and specific concepts of manual therapy (6 hours) - Manual therapy (origins, evolution, IFOMPT) - Scope of Manual Therapy - In TM Rating: History; Physical examination: observation, val. active movement, passive, against isometric resistance; neurological examination; Special tests, additional tests, indications and contraindications to treatment, clinical reasoning TM treatment (6 hours) - Treatment Techniques: traction, mobilization and manipulation, MTP, soft tissue techniques, neuromuscular techniques (PIR, CRAC, muscle energy), neurodinamiche techniques, progression of forces, re-evaluation) The cervical spine (6 hours) - Elements of functional anatomy - Cervicogenic headache and whiplash - Disorders of the most common concern for T.M. - Peculiarities regarding the cervical spine - Evaluation (includes the aspects mentioned above) - Manual processing - Practical demonstration (case study)   The lumbar spine (6 hours) - Elements of functional anatomy - The lumbar-pelvic instability - Disorders of the most common concern for T.M. - Peculiarities regarding the lumbar spine - Evaluation (includes the aspects mentioned above) - Manual processing - Practical demonstration (case study)

Assessment methods and criteria

Written and oral examination during the course of clinical case

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Marco Testa, Andrea Zimoli IL DOLORE CERVICALE - Guida alla valutazione e al trattamento (Edizione 1) LSWR SRL 2014 978-88-214-3060-2
J. Glenn Brookshear Informatica, Una panoramica generale Pearson 2012
Herbert - Jamtvedt - Hagen - Mead Fisioterapia basata sulle evidenze (Edizione 2) Edra - Masson 2014




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