Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
182001703101ORTHESIS PROSTHESIS REHABILITATIONCompulsory234
Level of Course Unit
Short Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To inform the students about orthosis applications and to make the students use the orthosis in the rehabilitation of patients. A student who successfully completes the course will be able to decide on the indication of the orthotics, to choose the appropriate orthosis, to be able to make assessments before and after the orthotics, to be aware of the different orthotic materials and ready products, to know the possible complications of orthotic applications, to plan the appropriate treatment program to increase the effectiveness of orthosis and rehabilitation. apply.
Name of Lecturer(s)
ÖĞR. GÖR. GÖKHAN YERLİKAYA
Learning Outcomes
1Recognize the materials used in making orthoses.
2Recognize the materials used in making orthoses.
3He / she knows the diseases and deformities and knows the clinic and the pose.
4He / she knows the diseases and deformities and knows the clinic and the pose.
5The orthotic measures the indications and contraindications.
6The orthotic measures the indications and contraindications.
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
No
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Course Contents
Biomechanical principles of orthoses; assessments before and after orthosis; use of an orthosis for various segments of the upper, lower extremity and spinal region; orthosis approaches in various injuries, musculoskeletal and nervous system diseases, post-surgical conditions and congenital-acquired deformities; orthotic control and orthotic rehabilitation.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1General introduction to orthosis
2Foot deformities and orthoses prostheses
3Foot-ankle orthoses (AFOs)
4Knee orthoses and knee-foot orthoses (KAFOs)
5Hip dislocation and extremity shortness orthoses
6Hip-knee-ankle-foot orthoses (HKAFOs)
7midterm
8Rehabilitation in lower extremity orthoses and prostheses
9Static and dynamic hand-wrist orthoses
10Elbow to shoulder joint orthoses and prostheses
11Spinal orthoses
12Rehabilitation of upper extremity orthoses and prostheses
13Rehabilitation of upper extremity orthoses and prostheses 2
14final
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Uighur SF. (1992) Foot Deformity and Orthoses, Ankara: HU School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Publications, 14. Rose GK. (1986) Orthotics: Principles & Practice 3. American Academy of Orthotic Surgeons (1985) Atlas of Orthotics: Biomechanical Principles and Application, second edition, USA: The C.V. Mosby Company 4. 4. Algun C. (1988) Rehabilitation in Patients Using Orthotics and Prosthesis, Ankara: HU Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation School Publications, A 58.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures31442
Self Study31442
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11515
Individual Study for Final Examination11010
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)111
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