PLASTIC SURGERY

PLASTIC SURGERY

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Code
67274
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
1 credits during the 5th year of 8746 School of Dental Medicine (LM-46) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/19
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (School of Dental Medicine)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Plastic Reconstructive Surgery is, in Dentistry, of paramount importance in dealing with problems related to substance loss, congenital malformations, or aesthetic defects. It is aimed at achieving the rebalancing of the functionality and health of the oral cavity, as well as of the harmony of the smile.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Acquire the methodological basis of the study topic and know the specific applications in Dentistry

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Provide the student with the basics of major pathologies of reconstructive plastic surgery.

 

- acquire basic knowledge on the main reconstructive methods used in plastic surgery, grafts and flaps;

- acquire specific knowledge on the main reconstructive methods for repairing acquired, post-traumatic and oncological substance losses, particularly in the cervix-facial region;

- acquire knowledge about the major congenital malformations of the face, the way and timing of treatment.

- acquire knowledge on the main non-surgical methods in the aesthetics of the perioral region

Teaching methods

Teaching takes place in 10 hours with lectures, exercises and discussion of scientific articles that involve a strong interaction between teacher and students.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

• Basic Surgical Techniques 1 (grafts)

• Basic Surgical Techniques 2 (Flaps)

• Congenital malformations

• Suture techniques

• Aesthetic medicine of the perioral region

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Audiovisual material and articles of scientific literature

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

MARIO ZIOLA (President)

ELISA ZANARDI (President)

SILVANO VALENTE (President)

ILARIA BALDELLI (President)

FRANCESCO MORA

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Teaching takes place in 10 hours with lectures, exercises and discussion of scientific articles that involve a strong interaction between teacher and students.

LESSONS START

March 2017