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Andrea Buresch-Kirner, MSc

Physiotherapist
Academic Staff


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Room: D.2.07
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1100 Wien


Lectures 2021/22

Health Sciences

> Clinical examination of joints and muscles ILV
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Clinical examination of joints and muscles ILV

Lector: Andrea Buresch-Kirner, MSc, Susanne Burian, Carina Preinfalk, Miriam Siebenrock, BSc MSc, Monika Zajicek, MA MSc

2SWS
2ECTS

Lecture contents

Active and passive testing of joint range of motion of the extremities and the spine
Instrumented measurement of the joints making use of a goniometer and inclinometer
Muscle function testing of the extremities and the core including the use of measurement devices
Palpation of the subcutaneous connective tissues (on the back as an example)

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment
Clinical examination on the upper and lower extremities (joint range of motion, muscle function testing)

Teaching methods

Presentation and active-learning method e. g. practicing on the model

Language

German

> Preparation for clinical placement UE
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Preparation for clinical placement UE

Lector: Andrea Buresch-Kirner, MSc, Mag.a Silke Gruber, MMSPhty, Eva Grundner, Dipl.Med.Päd.in Franziska Höhne, MMag.a Susanne Schwarz, Miriam Siebenrock, BSc MSc, Christine Stelzhammer, MEd, Michaela Strauss, MSc, PT D.O. Miriam Subhieh

1SWS
1ECTS

Lecture contents

applying all stages of the physiotherapeutic process to a real patient with uncomplex clinical symptoms, reflecting the own therapeutic action

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment
Participation; prerequisite: active participation in term of "Hands on" an reflection

Teaching methods

active-learning methods, f.e. working with real patients, group work

Language

German