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

To provide basic knowledge regarding neurological rehabilitation and clinical neuropsychology, rehabilitative treatment strategies of acquired and neurodegenerative diseases. To provide knowledge on innovative technologies such as movement analysis and robotics along with cognitive disorders. - RIABILITAZIONE NEUROLOGICA

Course code
4S000139
Name of lecturer
Nicola Smania
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
MED/34 - PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATION MEDICINE
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
FISIO VR 2^ ANNO - 2^ SEMESTRE dal Jan 30, 2017 al Mar 31, 2017.

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Lesson timetable

FISIO VR 2^ ANNO - 2^ SEMESTRE

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Learning outcomes

Allow the student to obtain an adequate understanding of the issues surrounding riablilitative diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system. To this end, it will refer to physiology notions of nervous-muscle-joint systems, neurology and neuro-pathophysiology, emphasizing the aspects of greatest relevance rehabilitation.
Provide the student with the same elements for the programming of a rehabilitation intervention in the most common neurological diseases

Syllabus

Clinical evolution and disabling aspects of the most common neurological diseases. Disorders of cognitive function, disability consequent and potential interactions with motor deficits. psychological disorders that are associated with neurological diseases and potential interactions with the rehabilitation plan. Pathogenesis of signs resulting from disabling injuries at different levels of the central and peripheral nervous system. How a particular neurological deficit (deficit of strength, deficit somatosensazione, hypertonia etc.) Interferes with normal movement.
Bases of the recent therapeutic approaches neuroroabilitativi.
Recommended reading: Neurological Rehabilitation aut. Otto Schimpf Ed. Of Italian Gianfranco Lamberti
ISBN: 9788870512533

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Sandrini Giorgio, Dattola Roberto Compendio di Neuroriabilitazione (Edizione 1) VERDUCI EDITORE S.R.L 2012 88-7620-861-5
Francesconi Katia, Gandini Giovanni L'intelligenza nel movimento: percezione, propriocezione, controllo postulare (Edizione 1) Edi-Ermes 2015 978-88-7051-422-3
Otto Schimpf Riabilitazione Neurologica (Edizione 1) Edi-Ermes 2007 978-88-7051-253-3

Assessment methods and criteria

Written and oral exam

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017






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