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The module RIABILITAZIONE IN REUMATOLOGIA develops a thorough understanding of the main diseases of the Locomotive Apparatus , in Rheumatology; their early diagnosis and treatment can help slow the progression of the disease.
The unit RIABILITAZIONE IN REUMATOLOGIA aims to provide students with the knowledge of the patient's healing process, to define an appropriate rehabilitation action according to the biomedical and psycho-social model. As with all areas of physiotherapy, the assessment is very important; then, with exercise prescription and other therapies, physiotherapy improves and prevents the Rheumatic disorders of the musculoskeletal system
Besides medication, various other types of treatments may be prescribed for rheumatic disease, including:
Lectures (10 hours).
Lectures are performed in all the teaching location by owners teachers and are explained with slides and videos. The Students/Teachers percentage report allows a direct comparison and an use of collaborative methodology, discussion about rehabilitation and working groups.
REHABILITATION FOR RHEUMATIC CONDITIONS
- Functional Evaluation and Rehabilitative Approach to Rheumatics: Ratio of the patient's state of health with rheumatic problems according to ICF and load capacity.
- Rehabilitation management of the main impairment conditions in the patient.
- The planning of physiotherapy intervention
- Physiotherapy in hip and knee arthrosis
- Physiotherapy and Osteoporosis
- Evaluation and treatment of neck pain
- Evaluation and treatment of lumbar pain
- Evaluation and treatment of thoracic pain
- Extra-articular rheumatism and Physiotherapy
- Physiotherapy and CRPS I
- Rehabilitation in rheumatoid arthritis
- Rehabilitative intervention in nervous compression syndromes
The slides used during lectures and other educational materials (such as in-depth tutorial, E-book) will be provided by teachers; they may also indicate books, articles and scientific journals.
The notes taken during the lectures and material provided by teachers are sufficient for the exam.
It is suggested as text / support scientific articles:
"La riabilitazione nelle malattie reumatiche" Bernardo Gialanella - Editore Marrapese – Roma
"Riabilitazione delle patologie reumatiche: approccio integrato" Tiziana Nava - Ed. Edra
“Manuale pratico illustrato di terapia fisica" - A. Vasta
"Sinossi delle malattie reumatiche" - D.N. Golding
"Trattato di reumatologia" U. Carcassi - SEU - Roma
"Semeiotica reumatologica" - P. Pellegrini, V. Colamussi, L. Dovigo
"Trattato di Terapia Fisica e Riabilitazione" - Kottke, Stillwell, lehmann “Nuovo trattato di medicina fisica e riabilitazione” Valobra GN, Gatto R, Monticone M. - UTET 2008 “Elementi di reumatologia” Rovetta G., Monteforte P., - Frilli ed. 2005
Office hours: Office hours for students on e-mail appointment: firstname.lastname@example.org Alessandro.Robutti@unige.it
Office hours: email@example.com
Lessons: from october to december
All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.
Oral interview; the oral examination will be mainly directed to ensure a proper understanding of the theory discussed in the course.
Available 7 examination date.
The assessment method is explained during the lessons.
The exam consists of an oral interview based on the lectures and on the program, to evaluate knowledge and critical thinking of the student. The student have to prove his competence in scientific description of Rheumatic Physiotherapy.
Office hours for students on e-mail appointment:
Giorgini Claudia firstname.lastname@example.org
Zanasi Giorgio email@example.com
Garaventa Daniela firstname.lastname@example.org
Robutti Alessandro email@example.com
Risso Gianluca firstname.lastname@example.org
Pre-requisites: some knowledge on fundamentals of Anatomy and Pathology
The exam can be supported if the student passed all the 1st year examinations.
The exam is preliminary to the Tirocinio II (2nd year internship exam)