PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DIDEASES
Learning outcomes of the course unit
knowledge of the neurological examination.
Ability to use the neurological knowledge in the rehabilitative practice.
Basic anatomy and physiology of peripheral and central nervous system.
Course contents summary
Basic aspects of the neurological examination; localzation of neurological diseases; clinical aspects of the main neurological disorders.
The neurological examination; cranial nerves syndromes; motor systems disorders, inflammatory diseases of the central nervous system, peripherl neuropthies and myopathies.
Harrison. Neurologia Clinica. McGraw Hill
Frontal lessons, computer assisted. Clinical cases discussion.
Assessment methods and criteria
Final oral examination.