PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION
Learning outcomes of the course unit
At the end of the course the student will be able to
understand the main rating scales used in postsurgical rehabilitation and rehabilitation programs
The student will also acquire an appropriate technical language
Course contents summary
Will be treated general rehabilitation techniques, the main rating scales and postsurgical rehabilitation programs
Motor Rehabilitation Techniques
Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation
Team in Rehabilitation: Doctors, Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Therapist, Social Worker, Psychologist, Orthopaedic Technician, etc.).
The Rehabilitation Program: Evaluation, Planning, Processing, Measurement, Objectives short and long term.
Scale of Assessment of Activities of Daily Living (ADL)
The Barthel Index and the "functional independence measure (FIM)"
Assessment Scales of 'Handicap
Approach to Stroke Rehabilitation Outcomes in
Principles of Rehabilitation in Brain Injury
The Gait Analysis in Rehabilitation Medicine
G. Megna: ' Manuale di Riabilitazione' Editeam s.a.s.
Lectures will be carried out with the aid of oral presentations, slides and interactive involvement of the student
according to the timetable defined at the beginning of academic year
Assessment methods and criteria
The evaluation of the preparation of the student will be based on oral exams and will focus on the content of the topics defined by the educational program