Curriculum | MPT (Sports) | ASSESSMENT & DIAGNOSIS IN SPORTS

MPT IIND YEAR

ASSESSMENT & DIAGNOSIS IN SPORTS

PAPER CODE-03010201

TEACHING HOURS: 120 

THEORY: 80 MARKS

  TIME: 3 HRS

S. No TOPIC LEARNING OBJECTIVES (At the end of the course the student shall be able to) Teaching Guidelines Methodology Time
1.         Applied exercise physiology

 

Describe aerobic and anaerobic energy system, In Pulmonary, Cardiovascular, Neuromuscular system, endocrinal system, Detraining effect on various system and sports specific training To cover

·         Physiological changes and adaptations in pulmonary, cardiovascular neurovascular system and endocrinal system, detraining effect and sports specific training and cross training.

Lecture discussion

Explain  using charts, models film and videos

Field Visit

 

25
2.         Evaluation of Physical Fitness:

 

Describe Assessment of various cardiopulmonary components.

 

To cover

·         Strength,

·         Power,

·         Endurance,

·         Vo2max,

·         Flexibility,

·          Reaction time

·         Pulmonary function.

Lecture discussion

Explain  using charts, models film and videos  Field Visit

Visit to sports stadium, academy Hands on training

15
3.         Assessment of lower limb complex, upper limb complex, spinal column,  Thoracic cage and abdomen

 

Describe assessment of upper limb, lower limb, spinal column, thoracic cage and abdomen

 

 

 

 

To cover

·         Pelvis, hip, thigh, knee, leg, ankle and foot Shoulder girdle, shoulder, arm, elbow, forearm, wrist and hand,  Cervical, thoracic and lumbo-scaral

·         Tests of neural tension.

 

Lecture discussion

Explain  using charts, models film and videos

25
4.         sports Medicine Diagnosis (for practical purposes only)

 

Explain Biomechanical measurements-Limbs, Spine, MRI, EMG, NCV, SD curve and densitometer and x-ray (DEXA). To cover

·         Serology, Biopsy, Plain Radiography, Contrast Radiography, Myelography, Radioactive Scanning , Discography, Tomography , Magnetic Resonance Imaging , Arthroscopy

·         Electromyography, Nerve Conduction Velocity,

·         Strength Duration Curve, BMO-Bone Densitometry-Ultrasound densitometer and Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DEXA)

 

Lecture discussion

Explain  using charts, models film and videos

20
5.         Differential Diagnosis of sports injury Explain Differential Diagnosis of common Sports Injuries To cover diagnosis of all common sports injuries Lecture discussion

Explain  using charts, models film and videos

15
6.         Kinanthropometry

 

Describe Significance of kinanthropometric knowledge in sportsmedicine also include various body measurements, body composition and somatotyping.

 

 

To cover

·         Gross size and mass, length and height measurement, circumference of body parts, Skinfold thickness measurements, body composition includes

·         Different Body composition

·         Various methods to estimate body composition : water  displacement method, under water weighing method, skinfold method,

·         application of surface anthropometry,

·         Bioelectrical impedence analysis, ultrasound assessment of fat, arm X-ray assessment of fat, computer tomography assessment of fat and somatotyping.

·         Sheldon’s method of somatotyping – Critical evaluation of Sheldon’s method of somatotyping
Heath – Carter method of somatotyping – The rating scales, Kinanthropometric measurements Somatotyping  & distribution., Somatotype distribution

Lecture discussion

Explain  using charts, models film and videos,  Hands on training

20

 

Reference books

  1. Orthotics in rehabilitation: splinting the hand and body / McKee. Pat
  2. Physiotherapy in orthopedics: a problem-solving approach/Atkinson. Karen, Examination of musculoskeletal injuries: Shultz. SJ
  3. Clinical orthopedic rehabilitation. / Brotzman, S. Brent
  4. Orthopedic physical therapy: Donatelli, RA & Wooden. MJ
  5. Joint structure and function: a comprehensive analysis: Levangie, PK &Norkin. CC Essentials of orthopedics & applied physiotherapy: Joshi. J & K OtWal. P
  6. Sports biomechanics by hayes.