This course investigates and critically evaluates interventions currently used or being researched in neurological rehabilitation. The module will enable a new approach to examining practice in neurology, starting with researched interventions and making implications from these into our day-to-day practice. This module will compliment the
approaches dominant in other neurological therapy modules and is highlyÂ recommended as a “starter module” for experienced physiotherapists and occupational therapists new to level 7 study.Â Successful completion of this module will earn you 15 level 7 credits which may be put towards the MSc Advancing Physiotherapy.
The module will include
â€¢upper limb rehabilitation interventions such as assistive splints, constraint induced movement therapy, sensory training and trunk restraint therapy
â€¢ functional electric stimulation
â€¢ treadmill training and
â€¢ stretching and strengthening