Curriculum | Master of Physiotherapy (Neurology) | Physiotherapy In Neurology (Practicals)

MPT IIND YEAR

Physiotherapy In Neurology (Practicals)

PAPER CODE – 03010205

TEACHING HOURS: 150 

THEORY: 100 MARKS

TIME -3 HOURS

S. No TOPIC LEARNING OBJECTIVES (At the end of the course the student shall be able to) Teaching Guidelines Methodology Time
1.        Neurological Examination Enumerate the basic assessment and Physiotherapeutic management for neurological conditions. To Cover

·         Basic Physiotherapeutic assessment and their treatment accordingly.

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

30
2.        Clinical examination of all neurological conditions Enumerate the clinical assessment and Physiotherapeutic management for neurological conditions To Cover

·         Clinical assessment of all the neurological conditions

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

40
3.        Neuro-rehabilitation Demonstrate the certain exercise program for neurological patients. To Cover

·         Vestibular rehabilitation

·         Mat exercises

·         Balance and coordination exercises

·         Respiratory muscle training and chest physiotherapy

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

30
4.        Advanced Neurotherapeutic Techniques Learn and demonstrate advance Physiotherapeutic techniques for neurological conditions. To Cover

·      Neuro Developmental Techniques

·      Roods approach: Principles and Techniques

·      Motor Relearning program Voijta Techniques: Principles & Techniques

·      Brunnstrom Approach: Principles & Techniques

·      Neural mobilization

·      Hydrotherapy: Principles, Techniques & Usage

·      Biofeedback: History, Principles, Indications & Usage

·      ROBOTICS;

·      Mirror Therapy;

·      Graded Motor Imagery;

·      Virtual Reality

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

40

 

Book References:

  • Physical Rehabilitation: Sullivan
  • Neurological Assessment: Bickerstuff
  • Neurological Investigations: RAC Hughes
  • Clinical disorders of balance, posture and gait : Adolfo M Bronstein, Thomas Brandt and Marjorie Wollacot
  • Clinical neurology : Victor Adams
  • Brain’s textbook of clinical neurology
  • Motor Relearning Program : Carr and Shephard
  • Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation : Knott and Voss
  • Mobilisation of Nervous System : David Butler
  • Neurological rehabilitation : Umphred
  • Adult Hemiplegia : Evaluation and treatment : Brunnstorm