Basics of naprapathy (5 cr)
22.08.2022 - 28.08.2022
01.08.2022 - 31.12.2022
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Mode of delivery
- Degree Programme in Naprapathy
- Petteri Koski
- Marja Turkki
Teacher in charge
NAKT22SPNaprapathy, full-time studies
You form an understanding of naprapathy as a profession and of research, treatment and prevention of musculoskeletal disorders.
You know the role of naprapathy in the Finnish health care and rehabilitation system.
You understand the typical international terminology and nomenclature, and the basics of naprapathy profession.
You understand the importance of evidence-based information in the naprapathy profession.
What is naprapathy?
What is evidence based medicine and evidence based operation?
Where can a naprapath work?
What kind of terminology is used in naprapathy?
What is the incidence of musculoskeletal disorders?
What are the national and international guidelines for the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders?