Neurological Physiotherapy 3

Course Code :1025GENRVK
Study domain:Physiotherapy
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:1st semester
Sequentiality:The student must pass Neurological Physiotherapy 2
Contact hours:42
Credits:4
Study load (hours):112
Contract restrictions: Faculty decision based on student file
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Luc Vereeck
Wim Saeys
Tinne Van Aggelpoel
Eva Swinnen

3. Course contents *

- assessment and treatment of people after a stroke

- transfer- and positioningtechniques for people after a stroke

- general exercises for people after a stroke

- specific rehabilitation aspects  (spasticity and contractures; painful shoulder; pusher behavior)

- the Bobath concept

- The use of inflatable splints in neurological rehabilitation (PANat)

- Tactile Kinesthetic guiding (Affolter)

- (Re)Learning processes in neurological rehabilitation

- Exercise therapy according to Klein-Vogelbach

- Assessment and treatment of people after a spinal cord injury

- Assessment and treatment of people with Parkinson's disease