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Lectures 2021/22

Health Sciences

> Clinical Reasoning SE
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Clinical Reasoning SE

Lector: Mag.a Silke Gruber, MMSPhty, Georg Pflügler, MSc OMPT, Michaela Strauss, MSc


Lecture contents

Models of clinical reasoning and steps of problem solving thinking
Hypothesis categories (such as pathobiological mechanisms, dysfunctions, precautions/ Contraindications, contributing factors, prognosis, treatment and management, source of symptoms or dysfunctions,...)
Review paper cases/case studies to consolidate and deepen clinical reasoning processes to enrich the physiotherapeutic performance

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment
Participation, prerequisite for the certificate: handling of paper cases/case studies in a written form

Teaching methods

Presentation and activating methods, handling and reflection of paper cases/case studies