Rehabilitation in Hand Surgery, (15 ECTS)

This course aims to enable specialized studies at an advanced level (A). The course recognizes components of health according to the conceptual model of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health - ICF (WHO) - and adopts a biopsychosocial perspective. An international faculty focuses on hand rehabilitation as an inter-professional subject area and presents current research and clinical development from an evidence-based perspective.

In order to attend the course you must have a degree in an Occupational Therapy or Physiotherapy program, or in Medical Science. A specific entry qualification is documented clinical experience at a hand surgery unit.

Examination consists of the completion of an individual anatomy exam, individual as well as group assignments and active participation in literature seminars. In order to pass the course 75% attendance is required. In the event of absence, individual written assignments as well as mandatory assignments must be completed.
Students who pass the course will receive a certificate for 15 ECTS. Students who attend the course but don´t pass the examinations will receive a Letter of attendance.

The course will be held in Malmö Sweden throughout the course of one year. Students will meet for one week at a time, on 4 separate occasions, in total 20 days.



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Master in Italy

A master in surgery and hand therapy master in sourgery and hand therapy
Language: Italian

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