SPECIAL CARDIAC SURGICAL PATHOLOGY

SPECIAL CARDIAC SURGICAL PATHOLOGY

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Code
84064
ACADEMIC YEAR
2016/2017
CREDITS
2 credits during the 2nd year of 9291 Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques (L/SNT3) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/23
LANGUAGE
Italiano
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:

OVERVIEW

It deals with the systematic study of all diseases that are of interest in cardiac surgery, considering the causes, pathophysiology, pathological anatomy, symptoms, introducing the diagnostic methodology

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES (FURTHER INFO)

The goal is the knowledge of all cardiac diseases, their causes, pathophysiology, pathological anatomy and symptoms, beginning also to address the essential knowledge of the specific diagnostic methods

Teaching methods

Lectures

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

  • Heart valve disease
  • Ischaemic heart Disease
  • Diseases of great vessels
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Cardiac tumors
  • Pericarditis

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Diagrams and notes used for the lessons are provided to students

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

GIACOMO PONGIGLIONE

CLAUDIO BRUNELLI

DOMENICO PALOMBO

MARCO GIAMBUZZI

ENRICO PARODI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lectures

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral exam

Assessment methods

The assessment takes place only through the final exam which aims to ensure the real learning of the expected outcomes.

To pass the exam students, with a vote of not less than 18/30, must demonstrate that:

They know all the diseases of cardiac interest, their causes, pathophysiology, pathological anatomy and symptoms, beginning also to address the essential knowledge of the specific diagnostic methods

They contribute to the final expressed in thirtieth:

  • Ability to discuss and criticizes the required arguments;
  • Accuracy, clarity, synthesis and lingustic fluency;
  • Control of the subject;
  • Adoption of appropriate terminology

The vote of 30/30 cum laude will be granted where the knowledge of the subject are excellent.

FURTHER INFORMATION

Only goers students are expected

Consultation for students can usually be after lessons or by appointment (email to enparodi@libero.it) during the year.