Onychology, pathology, and conservative treatment of the nail apparatus. Examination, diagnostic, and treatment techniques of ulcers. Cures. Chriropodical techniques and treatments. Drug delivery techniques. Sample taking for cultures. Podiatric techniques for nail surgery.
At present, many patients come to podiatric consultations alterations of the skin and nails, one of the most frequent causes of consultation. The use of tight shoes, motivated largely by the current fashion, increases the risk of mechanical damage to the skin. The podiatrist is an important figure in the care of foot health in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team. The matter of Quiropodología II is part of the curriculum of the Bachelor degree in Podiatry as a compulsory subject. Taught in the second quarter and consists of 4.5 credits (3.5 Cr 1 Cr theoretical and practical). Provides students with knowledge about: quiropodológico apparatus and instruments, working protocol, diagnostics and treatment quiropodológico, drug delivery and action in emergency situations in the query. Is given during the second course for students to acquire knowledge and skills that will be applied in the practicum in higher grades