APPLIED BIOMECHANICS

APPLIED BIOMECHANICS

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Code
67000
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
2 credits during the 1st 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

Notions of biomechanics applied to the various segments constituting the lower limb, in order to bring about a better understanding of the functions and dysfunctions of the joints in static and dynamic conditions.

Teaching methods

 

The course teaching will be completely released in frontal mode.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

 

The program plans to address the following topics:

• General concepts of biomechanics

  • Elastic hysteresis - behavior of materials

  • Three-dimensional models in motion (movie projection)

  • Hip biomechanics  

• Knee biomechanics  

• Foot biomechanics

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Slide of the teacher's course

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

LESSONS

Teaching methods

 

The course teaching will be completely released in frontal mode.

LESSONS START

March 2018

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral Interview

Assessment methods

The final evaluation involves the verification of the acquisition of the pre-established training objectives, verifying the mastery of language and ability in reasoning.