The National Center for Spinal Disorders, an affiliate of the Buda Health Center, is the only hospital in Hungary covering virtually the entire diagnostic and treatment spectrum of all disorders of the spine.

Magyar

Júlia Szita

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Julia Szita
Address: Királyhágó u. 1-3., Budapest, 1126 Hungary
E-mail: julia.szita@bhc.hu

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Work History
2014-2015 Professional expert, Semmelweis University, Low Back Pain Work Group
2011- Research Physiotherapist, National Center for Spinal Disorders, Budapest, Hungary
2011- Professional Practice Leader at Revita Private Clinic for Rheumatology, Budapest, Hungary
2011 Orthopedic Physiotherapist at Péterfy Sándor Street Hospital-Clinic and Accident-Emergency Centre, Budapest, Hungary
2009-2011 Physiotherapist, Schön Klinik Vogtareuth Neurology Department, Spinal Pain Centre, Vogtareuth Germany

Research and Training

2014-2015 TÁMOP-6.2.5.B-13/1-2014-0001 „Improving organizational efficacy of healthcare systems” Low Back Pain Work Group (Professional Expert)
2011-2014 Myspine FP7 HEALTH-F2-2008-269909 (Co-Investigator)
2011-2013 GENODISC FP7 HEALTH-F2-2008-201626 (Co-Investigator)
2011-2013 APOLLO (Co-Investigator)
2011-2013 APATECH (Co-Investigator)

EDUCATION

2015- Semmelweis University School of PhD. Studies, Doctoral School of Clinical Medicine
2013-2015 Semmelweis University Faculty of Health Sciences Physiotherapy Master’s Degree
2005-2009 Semmelweis University Faculty of Health Sciences Physiotherapy Bachelor Degree
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
2016 Functional Screening of the musculoskelatal system (Budapest, Austria)
2010-2015 Maitland Concept Orthopaedic Manual Therapy qualification (Vienna, Austria)
2014 TRX Sports Medical Suspension Training (Budapest, Hungary)
2014 Interdisciplinary Running Training (Vienna, Austria)
2012 Functional Movement Screening (Telki, Hungary)
2011-2012 Local Stability of the Musculosceletal System (Vienna, Austria)
2011 Differential Diagnostics of Headache (Rosenheim, Germany)
2011 Motor learning of the Nervous System (Vogtareuth, Germany)
2010 Plasticity of the Nervous System (Vogtareuth, Germany)
2009 Manual Lymphatic Drainage and Compression Therapy (Budapest, Hungary)
2008 Kinesiologic Tape (Budapest, Hungary)
PARTICIPATION IN COMMITTEES/FACULTY ATTENDANCE OF COURSES AND WORKSHOPS
2014-2015 Lecture at the Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Specialist Training. National Center for Spinal Disorders (Budapest, Hungary)

PUBLICATIONS

Articles
Szita Julia - Shenker Benjámin. Treatment of cervicogenic headache. Fizioterápia : Magyar Gyógytornászok Társaságának lapja, 2012. (21. évf.) 1. sz. 10-11.
Szita Julia - Lovei-Polik Dorottya. The relationship between the carpal tunnel syndrome and the double crush syndrome. Fizioterápia : Magyar Gyógytornászok Társaságának lapja, 2013. (22. évf.) 1. sz. 18-21.
Lazáry Áron, Szövérfi Zsolt, Szita Julia, Somhegyi Annamária, Kümin Michelle, Varga Péter Pál: Primary prevention of disc degeneration-related symptoms. Eur Spine J. 2014 Jun;23 Suppl 3:S385-93. doi: 10.1007/s00586-013-3069-x. Epub 2013 Nov 13.
Szita Julia, Magyar Orsolya. A review of the physiotherapeutic examination of non specific neck pain. Fizioterápia : Magyar Gyógytornászok Társaságának lapja, 2015.
Szita Julia, Bors István, Lazáry Áron, Varga Péter Pál. Isometric core strength in lumbar degenerative spine disease. Gerincgyógyászati Szemle, 2015
Lectures
Treatment of the cervicogenic headache. VIII. Congress of the Association of Hungarian Physiotherapists. 2011, Pécs, Hungary.
Functional capacity after cervical arthroplastic surgery. Congress of the Hungarian Orthopaedic Association. 2012, Győr, Hungary.
The relationship of th back related function and quality of life in degenerative low back pain. Congress of the Hungarian Spine Society. 2012, Bükkfürdő, Hungary
Modern physiotherapeutic approach to the examination and treatment of muskuloskeletal disorders of the cervical spine. REHA Hungary. 2013, Budapest, Hungary
The relationship of the back related function and quality of life in degenerative low back pain. Congress of the Hungarian Orthopaedic Association. 2013, Budapest, Hungary
Longterm outcome of the surgical and nonsurgical treatment of lumbar disc herniation. Congress of the Hungarian Spine Society. 2014, Bükkfürdő, Hungary
Longterm outcome of the surgical and nonsurgical treatment of lumbar disc herniation. Congress of the Hungarian Orthopaedic Association. 2015, Sárvár, Hungary
Physiotherapeutic diagnostic methods in spinal pain conditions. Physical and Rehabilitation Medical Specialist Training. National Center for Spinal Disorders, Budapest, Hungary 2015
Aron Lazary, Annamária Somhegyi, Sára Boja, Ágnes Szilágyi, Júlia Szita, Péter Pál Varga . Risk factors for back pain in young schoolchildren. Eurospine 2015
Lazáry Áron, Szita Júlia, Szövérfi Zsolt, Kiss László, Varga Péter Pál: Psychological distress can be determined before lumbar surgeries with a clinically applicable, easy-to-use tool—the short form of the DRAM
Evaluation and usage of outcome questionnaires targeting risk factors leading to pediatric spinal disease, X. Congress of the Association of Hungarian Physiotherapists. Budapest 2015
Risk factors leading to pediatric spinal pain. Congress of the Hungarian Orthopaedic Association. Pécs, Hungary 2016

EDITORIAL EXPERIENCE

Editor at www.gerinces.hu - website for spinal pain education

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

2007- Association of Hungarian Physiotherapists
2011- Hungarian Spine Society
2015- European Spine Society
2016- AO Spine

INTERESTS

  • degenerative spinal disorders
  • non specific low back and neck pain
  • pain managment
  • physiotherapeutic treatment possibilites in chronic spine pain
  • manualtherapy of the spine
  • risk factors in the development of spinal pain
  • clinical research methodology