Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy 1

Course Code :1015GENRVK
Study domain:Physiotherapy
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:1st semester
Sequentiality:The student must pass Anatomy 1and Concepts of Physiotherapy 1
Contact hours:60
Credits:6
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: Faculty decision based on student file
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Filip Struyf
Isabel Baert
Francis Van Glabbeek
Joke De Pauw
Jill Jochems

3. Course contents *

1. Musculoskeletal clinical assessment and case discussion upper limb:
* General introductory concepts for research and treatment
* Part 1: The shoulder
* Part 2: The elbow
* Part 3: The wrist & hand

2. Pathology of the musculoskeletal system: upper limb
* Rheumatology
* Orthopedics
* Traumatology