Syllabus query

Academic Year/course: 2017/18

275 - Degree in Physiotherapy

25613 - Kinesitherapy

Syllabus Information

Academic Year:
25613 - Kinesitherapy
Faculty / School:
127 - Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud
275 - Degree in Physiotherapy
275 - First Four-month period
605 - First semester
Subject Type:

5.1. Methodological overview

A variety of methodologies will be used, including  question and answers, demonstrations, practical sessions (hands-on practice) in small groups, individual work and personal study

5.3. Syllabus


TOPIC  1.-Kinesitherapy: Concept. Objectives. Classification. Principles of application. Scope of work and indications.

TOPIC  2.-Kinesitherapy passive: Concept. Techniques. Principles of application. Actions . Indications and contraindications.

TOPIC  3.-Joint mobilization passive: Concept. Classification. Types and principles of aplication. Joint mobilization instrumental.

TOPIC  4.-Osteoarticular postures: Concept. Objectives. Classification. Principles of application. TOPIC  5.-Tractions therapeutic: Concept. Actions. General  principles of application. Classification. Manual and instrumental tractions in spine. Indications. Contraindications.

TOPIC  6.-Stretching: Concept. Objectives.  T erms related to stretching. Properties of soft tissue that affect elongation. Technique and principles of application. Classification. Methods. Indications and contraindications.

TOPIC 7.-Kinesitherapy active: Concept. Objectives. Classification and methods.  

TOPIC 8.-Instrumental work: suspensions and pulleys.

5.5. Bibliography and recommended resources

Information Literacy Program offered through the University Library.