Pathologies and physical therapy of the musculo-skeletal system

lkine1022  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

Pathologies and physical therapy of the musculo-skeletal system
Note from June 29, 2020
Although we do not yet know how long the social distancing related to the Covid-19 pandemic will last, and regardless of the changes that had to be made in the evaluation of the June 2020 session in relation to what is provided for in this learning unit description, new learnig unit evaluation methods may still be adopted by the teachers; details of these methods have been - or will be - communicated to the students by the teachers, as soon as possible.
8 credits
60.0 h + 26.0 h
Deltombe Thierry (coordinator); Dubuc Jean-Emile; Mahaudens Philippe; Pitance Laurent; Renders Anne; Schoevaerdts Didier; Selves Clara;

The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
Main themes
The lesions of soft fabrics, traumatology, the prostheses articular and the rhumatology constitute the principal matter of pathologies of the musculo-skeletal system. Pathology, the indications kiné, the assessment and the evaluation of the functional capacities, the techniques of kiné are taught. Demonstration private clinics supplement this teaching.

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 At the end of this entity of teaching, the student must be able to control pathology, the indications kiné, the bases of the assessment and evaluation of the functional capacities, the basic techniques in kiné referring to the musculo-skeletal system.

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
The aim of this course is to give a general survey of the common orthopaedic problems in children and adolescents regarding the physiotherapeutic practice including physical examination, practical and clinical information. The foot congenital deformities and the non surgical treatment will be discussed in a lager part, frequent injuries and specific fractures will be quickly revised as well as sport pathology.
Other information
Pre-necessary: Anatomy and analyzes movement, biomechanics, techn. basic in kiné Evaluation: Written and/or oral examination and elements of evaluation continue Support: Syllabus and/or book Framing: Holder
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Bachelor in Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation

Master [120] in Motor Skills: Physical Education