Neuro musculoskeletal course

A.Y. 2021/2022
7
Max ECTS
80
Overall hours
SSD
MED/16 MED/26 MED/33 MED/36
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The aims of the course are:
- to describe diseases and traumatic injuries more frequently due to disability of the musculoskeletal system and of the central and peripheral nervous system;
- to indicate the main clinical characteristics for these diseases and injuries;
- to correlate these diseases with the consequent disability;
- to indicate the principles of treatment and describe the rehabilitation treatments that can be used to treat them;
- to list and describe the principles of use of the main imaging means with particular attention to their use in the diagnosis of traumatic diseases and injuries of the locomotor and nervous systems;
- to comply with the regulations in force in the field of Radiation Protection.
Expected learning outcomes
Undefined
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

More specific information on the delivery modes of training activities for academic year 2021/22 will be provided over the coming months, based on the evolution of the public health situation.
Prerequisites for admission
Knowledge of the physiology and anatomy of the nervous system and skeletal muscle
Assessment methods and Criteria
Written test
Rheumatology
Course syllabus
Introduction to rheumatic diseases
rheumatoid arthritis
osteoarthritis
microcrystalline arthropathies
spondyloarthritis
connectivitis (systemic lupus erythematosus, systemic sclerosis)
Teaching methods
Frontal lessons
Teaching Resources
Reumatologia per le professioni sanitarie (Idelson Gnocchi)
Musculoskeletal system diseases
Course syllabus
Traumatology of the upper limb, main surgical and technical indications ;, shoulder-humeral girdle fracture, shoulder-humeral girdle dislocations, fractures of the proximal epiphysis of the humerus and related types of conservative and surgical treatment; fractures of the diaphysis and of the distal third with reference to the most frequent complications; forearm fractures and main treatments, fracture of the distal end of the radius and related treatment. Fractures of the carpus, metacarpals and phalanges with related treatments. Foot traumatology with reference to heel fractures and surgical treatment with modern minimally invasive techniques, Lisfranc fracture-dislocation and related treatment.
Hallux valgus painful diagnosis and surgical treatment.
Teaching methods
Frontal lessons
Teaching Resources
Pubmed, Linee guida società scientifiche nazionali ed internazionali.
Neurology
Course syllabus
Semeiotics of sensory sistem.
Semeiotics of motor system (pyramidal system, basal ganglia and cerebellum).
Semeiotics of cranial nerves and their main disorders.
Cognitive disorders (aphasia, apraxia, neglect)
Dementia (Alzheimer's disease and other forms of cognitive impairments).
Parkinson's disease and the others extrapyramidal syndromes
Teaching methods
Frontal lessons
Teaching Resources
The slides projected during the lesson will be provide directly in the classroom.
Bertora Pierluigi, Neurologia per i corsi di laurea in Professioni sanitarie, Piccin
Diagnostic imaging and radiotherapy
Course syllabus
Physical-technical bases of radiography, computerized tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasound.
Neuroradiology.
Diagnostic imaging of the locomotor system.
Teaching methods
Frontal lessons
Teaching Resources
Cittadini - Diagnostica per immagini e radioterapia; Cittadini G, Cittadini G, Sardanelli F.; Edizioni Edra 2015.
Manuale di Diagnostica per immagini; Torricelli P., Zompatori M.; Società Editrice Esculapio, 2016.
Diagnostic imaging and radiotherapy
MED/36 - IMAGING AND RADIOTHERAPY - University credits: 1
Practicals: 15 hours
Musculoskeletal system diseases
MED/33 - ORTHOPAEDICS - University credits: 2
Practicals: 15 hours
Lessons: 10 hours
Shifts:
Professor: Pietrogrande Luca
Sezione: San Carlo
Professor: Corradini Costantino
Sezione: San Paolo
Professors: Chessa Angelo, Raimondo Emanuela
Neurology
MED/26 - NEUROLOGY - University credits: 3
Lessons: 30 hours
Rheumatology
MED/16 - RHEUMATOLOGY - University credits: 1
Lessons: 10 hours