Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope"

Teaching schedule

Academic year: 
2015/2016
Belonging course: 
Course of Master's Degree Programme on SPORT SCIENCES AND MANAGEMENT
Disciplinary sector: 
INTERNAL MEDICINE (MED/09)
Credits: 
6
Year of study: 
2
Teachers: 
Cycle: 
First Semester
Hours of front activity: 
48

Language

Course description

At the end of the course the student will need to know:
- the role of endocrine factors in adaptation to physical activity, the physiological modifications and the most common and important pathological modifications of such factors in the different ages of life;
- the main cardiological protocols for the assessment of suitability to the competitive sport
- Using sports activity for the rehabilitative purposes also to elderly people
- The relationship between sport and doping factors

Prerequisites

The student must know the basics of:
Anatomy
Physiology
Biology
Biochemistry

Syllabus

• Cardiovascular Physiology • Respiratory Physiology • Heart and Sport: Cardiology Protocols for Competitive Sport Fitness Exercise • Functional Evaluation. Traumatology of the Sport. Doping

Teaching Methods

Textbooks

Latino – Tafuri, Cuore e Sport, Liviana Medicina, Napoli 2010.
Latino – Mazzeo , Sport Riabilitazione & Apparato Respiratorio, Liviana Medicina, 2010.
Ganong, Fisiologia Medica, Piccin.
Barba, L’Allenamento. Teoria & Metodologia, Idelson – Gnocchi, 2007.

Learning assessment

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