PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course aims to provide students with the basics of rehabilitative medicine and postsurgical programs
Course contents summary
Instrumental Physiotherapy: thermotherapy, endogenous, Deep Oscillation, hyperthermia, cryotherapy, electrotherapy, TENS, C.diadinamiche, laser therapy, magnetic therapy, ultrasound shock waves. Major rehabilitation methods: passive Kinesiology - assisted - active, occupational therapy, mechanotherapy, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation, massage therapy. Rehabilitation programs in chronic-degenerative and traumatic diseases of the musculoskeletal system.
ORTOPEDIA" S. Brent Brotzman, Kevin E. Wilk . II° Edizione, Ed. Excerpta Medica
Assessment methods and criteria