Geriatrics (VO)

Course numberB3.06670.20.260
Course codeGeri
Semester of degree program Semester 2
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits1,0
Language of instruction German

Students know physical and social changes in the age, dysfunction in the Department of Geriatrics, know the medical diagnoses and how they impact on physiotherapy.

General physiological and pathological changes in the age of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, course, pathophysiology, medical therapy of the following malfunctions: multimorbidity, gerontopsychiatric medical conditions (eg, age depression, dementia ...) Alzheimer's disease dizziness and Schmerzgeriatrisches assessment, treatment and rehabilitation

Berting-Hüneke u.a. (2002). Selbständigkeit im Alter erhalten, Eine Einführung in die geriatrische Rehabilitation, 2. Auflage. Berlin: Springer Verlag.