LOWER LIMB PROSTHESIS-ORTHOSES

LOWER LIMB PROSTHESIS-ORTHOSES

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Code
67075
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
3 credits during the 3nd year of 9297 ORTHOPAEDIC TECHNIQUES (L/SNT3) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/50
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (ORTHOPAEDIC TECHNIQUES)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Knowing how to identify the most functional defense for the submitted clinical question, in terms of planning and technical characteristics of the materials.

Teaching methods

Lectures, group exercises and practical tests

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

 

Anatomy of the lower limb: leg - thigh - foot braces for hip: articulated and not Knee brace: from elastic brace, to fence, to articulation, etc. - indications Ankle brace: from simple anklet to articulated brace - indications foot brace - footwear - standard and custom made silicone braces

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

material provided by the teacher

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

MANUELA PIETRONAVE

PAOLA CASTELLO

GIOVANNI BIGGI

FILIPPO ALLEGRETTI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lectures, group exercises and practical tests

LESSONS START

March 2018

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral Interview

Assessment methods

Questions aimed at the assessment of cognitive learning of knowledge on the issues addressed, and the mastery of the topic in the management of orthopedic devices