39666 - Neurology

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  • Teacher Maria Lucia Valentino

  • Credits 3

  • SSD MED/26

  • Language Italian

  • Campus of Rimini

  • Degree Programme Second cycle degree programme (LM) in Sciences and Techniques of Preventive and Adapted Physical Activities (cod. 9215)

Academic Year 2018/2019

Learning outcomes

The course has the role to inform the students about the essential clinical aspects of different diseases of the central and perypheral nervous system.

At the end of the course the student will be able to recognize the abnormal objective signs related to the diseases of the perypheral and central nervous system and to know the laboratoristic and instrumental analyses applied for the diagnosis and prognosis of neurological diseases.


Course contents

The central and perypheral nervous system

The neurological examination

The diseases of pyramidal and extrapyramidal system

The diseases of cerebellum

The diseases of perypheral nerves and skeletal muscle

The demyelinating diseases of nervous system

Role of physical activity as therapeutic approach in different neurological diseases 

Teaching methods

Oral lessons

Assessment methods

Written test

Office hours

See the website of Maria Lucia Valentino