CLINICAL PATHOLOGY

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Code
68436
ACADEMIC YEAR
2017/2018
CREDITS
1 credit during the 1st year of 9291 Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques (L/SNT3) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/05
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:

OVERVIEW

Knowledge of Clinical Pathology is an important point necessary to interpret lab tests and clinical data useful for the diagnosis and follow-up of the disease.

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course aims to train experts in the field of cardiovascular pathophysiology and cardiovascular perfusion. The course aims to provide a specific basis for basic materials needed for the student's education. Acquire knowledge on the origin and pathophysiological mechanisms that underlie disease processes, inflammatory, metabolic, degenerative and neoplastic responsible for human disease.

TEACHING METHODS

Frontal lectures
The course consists of 10 hours of training activities, lectures on the topics of the program. It is required at least 75% of the hours of frontal lectures.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

1. Introduction -  Laboratory Medicine
2. Blood and hematopoiesis, coagulation
3. Tumor markers and  markers of injury
4. Lipid Metabolism
5. Liver function
6. Renal function
7. Hormones

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

Medicina di laboratorio (Laposata M PICCIN)

Medicina di laboratorio (Federici G, McGraw-Hill)

Patologia Generale e Fisiopatologia generale (Pontieri, PICCIN)

 

For further advice please contact the teacher.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Office hours: By appointment by email: ntravers@medicina.unige.it o Nicola.Traverso@unige.it

Exam Board

TOMMASO REGESTA (President)

SUSANNA PENCO (President)

GIAN MARCO ROSA (President)

PAOLA VACCA (President)

DOMENICO PALOMBO (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Frontal lectures
The course consists of 10 hours of training activities, lectures on the topics of the program. It is required at least 75% of the hours of frontal lectures.

Class schedule

All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

- Oral test or written test Multiple Choice

ASSESSMENT METHODS

The assessment takes place only through the final exam which aims to ensure the effective acquisition by the student of the expected learning outcomes.

In order to pass the exam (vote of not less than 18/30) the student must demonstrate that:

- Know the principal topics

- Be able to reason by connecting the various topics,

- Demonstrate ability to transverse and critically deal with the required arguments;

- Adoption of appropriate terminology

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
23/01/2018 09:00 GENOVA Orale
23/02/2018 09:00 GENOVA Orale
19/06/2018 09:00 GENOVA Orale
18/07/2018 09:00 GENOVA Orale
20/09/2018 09:00 GENOVA Orale