About the Course
Neurological Rehabilitation is the whole process of managing disability due to neurological problems. Its profile has increased rapidly in recent years, and it is now being recognised as an important aspect of health care settings. This programme aims to provide a unique training in the basic principles of neurological rehabilitation, the management of physical and psychological disabilities, and factors affecting handicap in neurological disability.
We have designed this course to accommodate your needs as a health care professional to enable you to meet the challenges of neurological disorders and rehabilitation in your own area of speciality. The focus of the programme is on interprofessional working and practice.
Topics CoveredIntroduction to Human Anatomy and Nervous System
Gross Motor Development
Fine Motor Development
Developmental Milestones of Daily Living Skills
Organizational Plasticity In Sensorimotor And Cognitive Networks
Functional Neuroimaging Of Recovery
Neurostimulators and Neuroprostheses
The rehabilitation team
Acute and Chronic Medical needs in NR
Rehabilitation of Specific Neurologic Disorders
Principles in Management and Communication Impairment
Principles in Management of Psychologic and Psychiatric Problems
Who should attendPhysiotherapy Graduates / BOT. •MBBS Graduates & General Practitioners (Including BHMS,BAMS, BUMS).
Pre-requisites6 months correspondence / online study
One week contact program conducted at Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, by experienced faculty in the field.
The course is divided into 4 study modules each having an assessment. All these assessments are online and objective.
The contact program of 1 week duration is an integral part of the course.
The final exam, which is again online and objective in nature,is conducted at the end of the course following the completion of all the above.
Rs.30,000 in single instalment or 2 equal installments of Rs.16,000 each in favor of "Medvarsity Online Limited" payable at Hyderabad.
The student is required to complete all internal assessment tests. Final examination will be conducted at the end of the course. Successful candidates will be awarded Certificate by Medvarsity & AHERF
Key TakeawaysOn completion of this course, students are expected to be able to
Discuss the common clinical features, which may arise from delayed development, or deficit of the central nervous system.
Identify and perform appropriate techniques for assessment and treatment used in neurological rehabilitation.
Critically evaluate the key approaches used in neurological rehabilitation.
Analyse the impact of neurological dysfunction of the patients and their caretakers, taking into account the importance of socio-economic and cultural issues.