Biomechanical and neurophysiological mechanisms

Course Description

Functional organization of central, sensory and motor neural system. Neurophysiological, electrophysiological and biomechanical mechanisms. Bioelectric signal processing. Diagnostic methods in electrophysiology. Modelling of bioelectric activity. Direct and inverse problem, brain cartography. Movement control, reflexes and motorics. Proprioception. Biomechanics of movement. Measurement systems of myoelectric, kinematic and dinamic quantities. Locomotion pathologies. Rehabilitation mechanisms.

Study Programmes

Postgraduate doctoral study programme

Literature

Velimir Išgum (urednik) (2003.), Elektrofiziološke metode u medicinskim istraživanjima - priručnik, Medicinska naklada
Jack M. Winters, Patrick E. Crago (2012.), Biomechanics and Neural Control of Posture and Movement, Springer Science & Business Media
Vladimir Medved (2000.), Measurement of Human Locomotion, CRC Press
Vasilije Nikolić, Mladen Hudec, i suradnici (2011.), Principi biomehanike, Naklada Ljevak, Zagreb

For students

General

ID 154696
  Winter semester
6 ECTS
L3 English Level