Learning outcomes of the course unit
The student will achieve the information usefull to evaluate a patient with muscular and bone-related pain in terms of diagnosis and pharmacologic therapy; achieve adequate knowledge of concomitant disease and their implication for a specific rehabilitation program; recognize emergency clinuical situations and achieve adequate competence in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and Basic Life Support. Achieve adequate knowledge of drug therapy for muscular and bone-related pain with their implication in a rehabilitation program.
Course contents summary
Cardiac arrest: etiology, physiopathology, epidemiology and basic concepts for treatment.
anatomy of upper airway
Basic Life Support and cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Anatomy and physiopathology of pain and its conduction
Physiopathology of muscular and bone pain. Principles of pharmacologic treatment of muscular and bone pain and with implications for the rehabilitation program.
Specific references will be provided during the course