FACULTAD DE CIENCIAS DE LA SALUD

Grado en Fisioterapia

 


  Syllabus 9996001302 - FISIOTERAPIA NEUROLÓGICA

CODE
9996001302

COURSE
third year of the Degree Course in Physiotherapy

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The aim of this course is to provide students an overview of the neurological patient whose purpose is the acquisition of knowledge to assess and make appropriate treatment for this specific group .
It aims to provide students with necessary skills to ask questions and solve particular problems that arise in neurological physiotherapy practice. The ability to work cooperatively with other professionals , identifying themselves as a group with a common project and making a commitment with the determined  goals.


COURSE TYPE
Presential

ECTS CREDITS
9 ECTS

CONTEXT

Neurological physiotherapy is a six-month long subject that take place on the third of the degree in Physiotherapy.


STUDY MODE

PRESENTIAL


COMPETENCES

 TRANSVERAL COMPETENCES:
CT 2: Problem solving .
CT3: Organization and Planning ability.
CT4: Analysis and synthesis ability.
CT6: Information management ability.
CT9: Ethical commitment .
CT10: Teamwork .
CT11: Interpersonal relationships skills.
CT15: Recognition of diversity and multiculturalism .
CT17: Adapting to new situations.
CT18: Creativity .
CT20: Initiative and entrepreneurship .

SPECIFIC COMPETENCES:

CE 140:To know about the healthcare environment related to the neurological patient either adults or children , including environmental or contextual factors that are related to each case.
CE 141: Analysis of normal human movement , and children neuro - development at its various stages and components.
CE 142: Integration of knowledge of different neurological diseases related to both patient pediatric and adult .
CE 143: Reflection ability, synthesis and evaluation regarding the diversity of diagnoses therapies and individuals in the neurocognitive area.
CE 144: Understanding and learning methods of recognition or measurement of the functional capabilities of the neurological patient.
CE 145: To Identify and be able to apply specific methods of physiotherapy actions related to the different pathologies of the specialties of medicine and surgery , and for the promotion and maintenance of health and prevention of disease . Such methods are referred to, among others: a neurological processes reflex and therapeutic techniques , alternative, complementary or related to the Physiotherapy.




TOPICS

SUBJECTS

  1. Child Neurodevelopment .
  2.  Study of various neurological pathologies of pre, peri and postnatal stages.
  3. Basic principles of normal human movement .
  4.  Functional neuroanatomy applied .Principles and processes  intervention Bobath concept
  5. Principles and processes  intervention technique Vojta reflex locomotion .
  6. Other methods of neurological physiotherapy .
  7. Theoretical and practical study of general physiotherapy procedures not based on specific methods and techniques applied in the different diseases , the prevention of disease and promotion of health.

 Theoretical and practical study of physiotherapy procedures for the recognition or measurement of skills or functional abilities of neurological patients.


ACTIVITIES

q Self study

q Masterclass

q Analysis of case studies.

q Practice in class

q Work on scientific articles.




EVALUATION

q Knowledge Tests

q Learning Portfolio




SPECIFIC REGULATIONS

The course will be
taught in Spanish .


METHODOLOGY

q Masterclass .

q Case method .

q Simulation environments
q Cooperative Learning
q Dialogic learning .
q Self study .

 


LAST UPDATE
07/11/2016