PATHOLOGY OF THE LOCOMOTOR APPARTUS
Learning outcomes of the course unit
etiopathogenetic and clinical knowledge of the main congenital, degenerative, inflammatory and neoplastic diseases of the locomotor apparatus and of the current possibilities for orthopedic, surgical and rehabilitative treatment ability to interpret the diseases of the locomotor apparatus both in isolated cases and when they affect several districts of the body; prevent, recognise and treat complications; enable students to recognise their own abilities and their limitations.
Course contents summary
INTEGRATED COURSE IN DISEASES OF THE LOCOMOTOR APPARATUS
II year, I semester, 3 university credits
Coordinator: Prof. Vaienti (PR), Dr. Fioruzzi (PC)
Orthopedics (SSD MED/33) 1 Credit
Prof. Enrico Vaienti (PR), Dr. Carlo Fioruzzi (PC)
Congenital hip dysplasia; Congenital clubfoot; Torticollis
Osteochondrosis; Epiphysiolysis; Scoliosis, kyphosis, lordosis
Arthrosis of the hip; Arthrosis of the knee; Arthrosis of the rachis; Arthrosis of the hand
LUMBAGO, LUMBOCRURAL PAIN, LUMBOISCHIALGIA, HERNIATED DISC
PAINFUL SHOULDER CONDITIONS
Hallux valgus, hammer toes, metatarsalgia; Flatfoot, pes cavus; Sport-related foot disorders
DISEASES OF THE HAND
Dequervain's disease; Trigger finger; Dupuytren's disease
Orthopedic Rehabilitation (SSD MED/48) 0.7 Credits
Physiotherapist Giangiacomo Chiari (PR), Physiotherapist Milena Garatti (PC)
Post-surgical rehabilitative treatment of (cemented and non-cemented) arthroprostheses and endoprostheses and of the most common osteosyntheses.
Post-surgical rehabilitative treatment of unicompartmental arthroprostheses and prostheses.
Rehabilitative treatment of scapulohumeral periarthritis and of the shoulder arthropostheses.
Rehabilitative treatment of Colles' and Goyrand's fractures.
THE ELDERLY VASCULOPATHIC AMPUTEE PATIENT
Rehabilitative treatment of the elderly thigh amputee patient.
Rehabilitative treatment of the elderly leg amputee patient.
Rehabilitative treatment of the young thigh amputee patient (prosthesis with swing-phase control).
Rheumatic Diseases (SSD MED/16) 1 CreditProf. Walter Rioda Troise (PR), Dr. Claudia Concesi (PC)
Classification of Rheumatic Diseases
Seronegative spondylo arthritis (Ankylosing spondylitis, Psoriasic arthropathy)
Notes on Connectivitis (LES, Scleroderna, Dermato-polymiositis)
Notes on Vasculitis (Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Temporal arthritis)
Microcrystalline arthropathies (gout, etc.)
Extra-articular rheumatism (Fibromyalgia)
Rheumatologic Rehabilitation (SSD MED/48) 0.3 Credits
Physiotherapist Christine Herodote
Physical therapy in rheumatic diseases.
Fundamental principles of the rehabilitation in rheumatic diseases.
Assessment and rehabilitation program.
Arthrosis, clinical aspects, rehabilitative treatment.
1.Elementi di Ortopedia e Traumatologia
P.Gallinaro, G.Peretti, E.Rinaldi
Ed. Mc Grow-Hill