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Biomechanical assessment methodologies to improve the rehabilitation process. 4th Edition


This course is aimed at presenting rehabilitators how biomechanics can provide new and complementary ways to manage physical rehabilitation in clinical contexts.

Modality: e-learning [*]
Duration: 40 hours
Acreditatión: Yes


[*] This course in not tutored.

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• To professionals of physical medicine and rehabilitation.


• Introduce students into the most useful biomechanical assessment methodologies in the context of a rehabilitation service.
• Review clinical cases where biomechanics is applied in the treatment of the most common impairments of the locomotor system.
• Learn the last technological advances used in the biomechanical valuation of locomotor disorders.
• Provide students with the ability of understanding the results from any biomechanical analysis.
• Learn the foundations of the biomechanical technology and its application as a tool to improve the rehabilitation process.


Introduction to biomechanical evaluation in clinical contexts:

• Introduction
• Clinical utility of Biomechanical Evaluation in the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders.

- Gait
- Balance
- Handling
- Spine

Clinical cases:

• Seven different pathologies will be introduced:

- Gait analysis of a lower limb amputee (prosthesis adaptation)
- Carpal tunnel syndrome evaluation
- Cervical Whiplash
- Lumbar pain
- Hallux Valgus
- Stroke
- Parkinson


Software and hardware required: Computer with audio and internet connection, web browser and email. Previous knowledge required: Basic management of a web browser.


The student who has passed the assessment will be awarded by a certificate of completion, issued by the Instituto de Biomecánica (IBV).

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