MOTOR SKILLS ASSESSMENT IN ADULTS
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Develop the ability to evaluate through manual skills and observation
Course contents summary
Observation: features of healthy free movement, posture, alignment, symmetries/asymmetries of the trunk and the limbs, analysis of the distribution of body weight in posture during rest and some functional activities, compensation.
Posture and movement observation
Soft tissue palpation, bone edges, knowledge of the main points of bone reps, taking anthropometric measurement.
Measuring and recording active and passive articulation.
Semeiotics: motor and sensitive component.
Cipriano J.J., Photographic Manual of Regional Orthopaedic and Neurological Test,
Valbra G., et al. Nuovo trattato di Medicina Fisica e Riabilitazione, Vol. 1: Basi, valutazione funzionale e diagnostica, UTET Edizioni Scientifiche
Klinkmann-Eggers, Tecniche di presa in chinesiterapia, Libreria Scientifica già GHEDINI
Demonstration and practical workshop between students
Assessment methods and criteria