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

Physiology - FISIOLOGIA DEL SISTEMA NERVOSO

Course code
4S00120
Name of lecturer
Giancarlo Tassinari
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Academic sector
BIO/09 - PHYSIOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
FISIO VR 1^ ANNO - 2^ SEMESTRE dal Mar 4, 2019 al May 10, 2019.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

To know the basic anatomy of the central nervous system, the mechanisms of excitability and synaptic transmission, the sensory systems (somatosensory system and pain, visual system, auditory system and balance, chemical senses); to integrate the knowledge of nervous and endocrine mechanism of regulation and signalling.

Syllabus

Physiology of excitable membranes, synaptic transmission, sensory systems and neuroendocrine integration, on the basis of the anatomical organization of the nervous system.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Umiltà Manuale di Neuroscienze (Edizione 2) Mulino 1999
Kandel e coll. Principi di Neuroscienze (Edizione 4) Ambrosiana 2015 9788808184450
Widmaier E.P., Raff H., Strang K.T. Vander Fisiologia (Edizione 2) Ambrosiana 2018

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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