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

METHODOLOGY OF SPORTS PHYSIOTHERAPY

Course code
4S007281
Name of lecturer
Giacomo Toniolo
Coordinator
Giacomo Toniolo
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/48 - NURSING IN NEUROPSYCHIATRY AND REHABILITATION
Language of instruction
Italian
Site
VICENZA
Period
FISIO VI 2^ anno - 1^semestre, FISIO VI 2^ anno - 2^semestre

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

METHODOLOGY OF SPORTS PHYSIOTHERAPY Know the assessment and intervention strategies (preventive, curative, rehabilitative) in dysfunctions related to sports activities, paying attention to gesture-specific dysfunctions. Know and be able to apply the principles of intervention in case of severe conditions.

Syllabus

1) Introduction to sports physiotherapy
2) Tissue lesions and their treatment
3) Muscle Injury. Inflammatory response and diagnostic testing.
4) Internal and external factors in musculoskeletal injuries.
5) Energy pathways and DOMS
6) Groin Pain: Literature and approach to pathology
6) Clinical cases in professional and non-professional sports.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Brukner, Khan Clinical Sport Medicine (Edizione 5) Mc Graw Hill 2019 1743761384
Robert Manske, Brent Brotzman La riabilitazione in ortopedia (Edizione 3) edra masson 2014 978-0-323-05590-1

Assessment methods and criteria

Power Point presentation of a recurrent disease in a specific sport and its treatment.



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