Complements physiotherapy and pathology of the musculoskeletal system

lkine1031  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

Complements physiotherapy and pathology of the musculoskeletal 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.
3 credits
20.0 h + 14.0 h
Deltombe Thierry (coordinator); Mahaudens Philippe; Pitance Laurent; Selves Clara; Vandergugten Simon; Wautier Delphine;

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 soft tissue injuries, trauma, prosthetic joints and rheumatology are the main subject of diseases of the musculoskeletal system. For each region, pathology, physiotherapy indications, assessment and evaluation of functional capacity, physiotherapy techniques are taught. Demonstrations supplement clinical teaching.

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

1 During this course, students will deepen their knowledge in pathology, physiotherapy indications, assessment and evaluation of functional capabilities, technical physiotherapy related to the musculoskeletal 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”.
This course is the course of the eponymous K1022. The main topics covered during the presentations are: scoliosis, amputation of the upper limb and lower limb, neuropathies canal, rehabilitation of the hand, CRPS Type 1, the syndrome, with refresher effort and fibromyalgia. Practical courses will address the deeper stretching, massage transverses, rehabilitation of the hand and amputation as well as physiotherapists and orthopedic treatment of scoliosis.
Other information
Prerequisites: Anatomy and movement analysis, biomechanics, techn. basic physio Assessment: Written examination and / or oral and elements of continuous assessment Support: Syllabus and / or book (s) Framing: Holder (s)
Faculty or entity

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

Title of the programme
Bachelor in Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation