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Short about study course

Credit points / ECTS:1 / 1.5
Course supervisor: Elga Sidhoma
Study type:Nepilna laika, Pilna laika
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Rehabilitation
Language:Latvian
Branch of science:Medicine; Dermatology and Venereology

Objective

To develop a theoretical understanding of the indications and contraindications of physiotherapeutic methods in cases of various skin and sexually transmitted diseases, taking into account their epidemiology, etiology, knowing the clinics of diseases, principles of diagnosis and treatment. In practice, by analyzing the course of patients' illness and medical documents, to acquire skills in planning physiotherapeutic options.

Prerequisites

Biology, anatomy, histology, physiology, pathophysiology, biochemistry, microbiology, propedeutics, pharmacology and internal diseases.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

Students will be able to recognize skin and sexually transmitted diseases and will characterize the peculiarities of their course in different age groups; will describe principles of diagnostics and differential diagnostics of skin and sexually transmitted diseases and develop skills in patient care; will record and describe up-to-date methods of medical examination and treatment in dermatology and venereology.

Skills

Students will be able to assess condition of the patient’s skin, recognize symptoms of skin and venereal diseases; analyze and correctly interpret obtained medical data and findings of examinations establishing necessity and possibility to apply physical therapy.

Competence

Cooperate with physicians, colleagues, patients and their family members on professional level; interpret findings of examinations and apply them in treatment; respect wishes of a patient and comply with the law.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2015, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Physiotherapy5Bachelor’sRequiredRaimonds Karls, Kristīne Zabludovska, Jānis Ķīsis, Sanita Žīgure, Ilze Upeniece, Iveta Ivdra, Alise Balcere, Ilona Hartmane
Physiotherapy5Bachelor’sRequiredRaimonds Karls, Ingmārs Mikažāns
Planning period:Year 2016, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Physiotherapy5Bachelor’sRequiredRaimonds Karls, Kristīne Zabludovska, Jānis Ķīsis, Sanita Žīgure, Ilze Upeniece, Iveta Ivdra, Alise Balcere, Ilona Hartmane, Ingmārs Mikažāns, Māra Rone-Kupfere, Ludmila Vīksna
Physiotherapy5Bachelor’sRequiredRaimonds Karls, Ingmārs Mikažāns, Iveta Ivdra, Kristīne Zabludovska, Ilze Upeniece, Ludmila Vīksna
Planning period:Year 2017, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Physiotherapy5Bachelor’sRequiredIveta Ivdra, Andra Dērveniece, Ingmārs Mikažāns, Ilona Hartmane, Raimonds Karls, Alise Balcere, Jānis Ķīsis, Māra Rone-Kupfere, Sanita Žīgure, Ilze Upeniece, Aleksejs Zavorins, Ludmila Vīksna
Physiotherapy5Bachelor’sRequiredRaimonds Karls, Māra Rone-Kupfere
Planning period:Year 2018, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Physiotherapy5Bachelor’sRequiredJānis Ķīsis, Ilze Upeniece, Māra Rone-Kupfere, Sanita Žīgure, Ilona Hartmane, Aleksejs Zavorins, Iveta Ivdra, Gerda PētersoneAleksandra Panteļejeva, Alise Balcere, Andra Dērveniece, Raimonds Karls, Ingmārs Mikažāns, Ludmila Vīksna,
Physiotherapy5Bachelor’sRequiredRaimonds Karls, Ilona Hartmane, Signe Jākobsone, Gerda Pētersone, Māra Rone-Kupfere, Ilze Upeniece, Jānis Ķīsis
Planning period:Year 2019, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Physiotherapy5Bachelor’sRequiredGerda Pētersone, Andra Dērveniece, Aleksandra Panteļejeva, Ingmārs Mikažāns
Physiotherapy5Bachelor’sRequiredAndra Dērveniece, Aleksandra Panteļejeva, Ingmārs Mikažāns, Elga Sidhoma, Gunita Čalovska
Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Physiotherapy5Bachelor’sRequiredGerda Pētersone, Andra Dērveniece, Ingmārs Mikažāns, Elga Sidhoma, Ilona Hartmane, Jānis Ķīsis, Māra Rone-Kupfere, Sanita Žīgure, Iveta Ivdra, Alise Balcere, Aleksejs Zavorins, Lelde Reinberga, Gunita Čalovska
Physiotherapy5Bachelor’sRequiredElga Sidhoma, Andra Dērveniece, Ingmārs Mikažāns, Gerda Pētersone, Lelde Reinberga, Alise Balcere, Aleksejs Zavorins, Ilona Hartmane, Jānis Ķīsis, Iveta Ivdra, Sanita Žīgure, Māra Rone-Kupfere