Interdisciplinary vocational course 1

A.Y. 2020/2021
12
Max ECTS
104
Overall hours
SSD
M-EDF/01 MED/05 MED/09 MED/13 MED/34 MED/36 MED/37 MED/48 MED/50
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course is aimed at providing students with knowledge about:
- the aging process;
- the consequences of age-related diseases on healthcare services;
- the need for organizing social and healthcare services based on the concepts of functioning and homeostatic reserve;
- the biological functions and action mechanism of hormones, with particular attention to their effects on the musculoskeletal system and to the role of physical activity in hormonal secretion;
- the major endocrine and metabolic pathologies;
- the identification of the most appropriate rehabilitation process after an acute event;
- the organisational models of services and activities involving the speech and language therapist and related disabilities;
- the role of physical exercise and lifestyle improvement as tools for promoting well-being and for the prevention and therapy of the major cardio-metabolic and oncological pathologies;
- the clinical pathology techniques most frequently used for diagnostic purposes;
- the rationale as well as the biological and pathophysiological mechanisms that underlie the use of these procedures;
- the historical evolution of health profession education and training;
- the structure of health profession degrees and curricula, including their regulatory provisions;
- the definition of university and academic positions and the identification of their roles and functions;
- the quality system in universities;
- the competences characterizing the professional profiles included in the Rehabilitation Class, as well as their responsibilities
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the course, the student will be able to:
- describe the technical, operational and management features of each rehabilitation profession
- use this knowledge for the organization and management of health services provided by rehabilitation health professionals.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Course syllabus
The syllabus is shared with the following courses:
- [D97-12](https://www.unimi.it/en/ugov/of/af20210000d97-12)
Applied medical techniques
MED/50 - APPLIED MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY AND METHODOLOGY - University credits: 2
Lessons: 16 hours
Professor: Simonetta Simona
Clinical pathology
MED/05 - CLINICAL PATHOLOGY - University credits: 1
Lessons: 8 hours
Diagnostic imaging and radiotherapy
MED/36 - IMAGING AND RADIOTHERAPY - University credits: 1
Lessons: 16 hours
Professor: Triulzi Fabio Maria
Endocrinology
MED/13 - ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM - University credits: 1
Lessons: 8 hours
Professor: Vitale Giovanni
Internal medicine
MED/09 - INTERNAL MEDICINE - University credits: 1
Lessons: 8 hours
Professor: Cesari Matteo
Methods and teaching of motor activities
M-EDF/01 - PHYSICAL TRAINING SCIENCES AND METHODOLOGY - University credits: 2
Lessons: 16 hours
Professor: Lucini Daniela
Neuroradiology
MED/37 - NEURORADIOLOGY - University credits: 1
Lessons: 8 hours
Professor: Triulzi Fabio Maria
Nursing sciences: general, clinical and paediatric
MED/48 - NURSING IN NEUROPSYCHIATRY AND REHABILITATION - University credits: 2
Lessons: 16 hours
Physical and rehabilitation medicine
MED/34 - PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATION MEDICINE - University credits: 1
Lessons: 8 hours
Professor: Perucca Laura