HYDROLOGY AND SPORT-THERAPY
Learning outcomes of the course unit
knowledge of means, tools and methods of thermal therapy. Indications and contraindications of thermal therapy in agonistic and non-agonistic sports.
Knowledge in orthopedics, physiatrics, rehabilitation, internal medicine of the organs and apparatuses in pediatric, adult and elderly age,
Course contents summary
Means and tools of thermal therapy. Indications and contraindications of thermal therapy for prevention, cure and rehabilitation of the muscle-articular, respiratory, digestive, urinary and cardiovasculary apparatus. Utilization of the thermal therapy in agonistic and non-agonistic sports.
-Baldassarre Messina e Francesco Grossi: Elementi di idrologia medica. Società Editrice Universo-Roma.
-Pier Carlo Federici: Sintesi di idrologia medica dai prolegomeni. Edizioni Scientifiche Oppici-Parma.
Oral lesson and pratice teaching in spa