PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATIVE MEDICINE

PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATIVE MEDICINE

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Code
57763
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
2 credits during the 1st year of 8747 Preventive and adapted sport and physical Sciences (LM-67) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/34
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Preventive and adapted sport and physical Sciences)
semester
1° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Rehabilitation of the main neurological diseases in the elderly

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Rehabilitation of the main neurological diseases in the elderly, with particular reference to the treatment of clinical conditions producing disorders of motor function

Teaching methods

Lectures with slides

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Upper motor neuron syndrome and lower motor neuron syndrome. Integrated treatment of the positive phenomena of the upper motor neuron syndrome: spasticity, spastic dystonia and spastic co-contraction. Rehabilitation of the patient with stroke. Rehabilitation of the patient with Parkinson's disease. Rehabilitation of the patient with aphasia and unilateral neglect. No invasive brain stimulation techniques (NIBS) and their application in rehabilitation.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Compendio di Neuroriabilitazione. G. Sandrini, R. Dattola. Verduci Editore.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Prof. TROMPETTO by appointement via email: ctrompetto@neurologia.unige.it   PROF.SSA MORI by appointement via email:laura.mori@unige.it

Exam Board

CARLO TROMPETTO (President)

SABRINA BENVENUTO (President)

LUIGI MOLFETTA (President)

ALBERTO IZZOTTI (President)

MATTEO FORMICA (President)

SARA OTTOBRINI

LUISA PERASSO

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lectures with slides

LESSONS START

november 2016

ORARI

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PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATIVE MEDICINE

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral test