lkine1006  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
3 credits
30.0 h
Main themes
The student will study the properties of basic electrical circuits supplied with DC and AC. This knowledge should enable it to understand the basic operation of pacemakers for clinical use and scientific basis of electrotherapy. Some applications are seen in more detail (eg IONTOPHORESIS, stimulation of healthy and pathological muscle, électroanalgésie)

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 At the end of this course, students will be able to use the principles of electricity and magnetism to explain the functioning of the main equipment used in electrotherapy.
As part of the course, principles of electricity and magnetism will be discussed. These principles will then explain how the various devices used in electrotherapy. A brief overview of his (their) action (s) physiological (s) will also be addressed.
Other information
Rating: Review written or oral Support: Syllabus and / or book (s) Framing: Holder (s)
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Bachelor in Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation