Neurology (VO)


Course lecturer:

Dr. med. univ.

 Arno Pramsohler med.

 Nina Striednig
Course numberB3.06670.30.360
Course codeNeuro
Semester of degree program Semester 3
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits2,0
Language of instruction German

Students learn clinical images in neurology and the associated clinical pictures. You can assign them to a medical diagnosis, they know important neurophysiological disorders and how they impact on physiotherapy. You understand clinical diagnoses and findings, they can correctly interpret and understand how they impact on physiotherapy.

Causes, symptoms, diagnosis, history, pathophysiology with special consideration of cerebral and peripheral lesions, and their impact on the musculoskeletal system (= pathological movement patterns): central movement disorders: insult (bloody and bloodless insults), traumatic brain injury, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, Amyothrophe lateral sclerosis, neurological disorders / syndromes peripheral movement disorders: spinal radicular syndromes, spinal muscular atrophy, Polyradikulitits, PolyneuropathieGuillain-Barré syndrome peripheral nerve lesions, paraplegia General: tumors of the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nervous system inflammation of the central nervous system (such as meningitis, encephalitis ... ) Neurosurgical interventions

Berlit, P. (2006). Neurologie, 4. Auflage. Stuttgart: Thieme VerlagHartje, W. & Poeck, K. (2006). Klinische Neuropsychologie, 6. Auflage. Stuttgart: Thieme Verlag.