CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY CHEMISTRY

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY CHEMISTRY

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Code
62660
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
2 credits during the 2nd year of 8746 School of Dental Medicine (LM-46) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
BIO/12
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (School of Dental Medicine)
semester
1° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The clinical biochemistry part of the course will systematically address the study of laboratory medicine of the main organs and functions. The course comprises 20 hours of plenary lectures during which simple case-studies will also be discussed, allowing the students to put into practice the basic knowledge acquired and test their understanding of laboratory tests.

Teaching methods

plenary lectures

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Laboratory tests exploring the following conditions: Blood and coagulation disorders, Metabolic disorders, Endocrine disorders, Inflammation and infectious diseases, Renal function, Cardiovascular function, Hepatic function, Pancreas and digestive disorders, Microbiota and dysbiosis.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

on-line available (aula web) slides; Common laboratory tests - Vaughn G. Appleton & Lange

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: upon appointment by e-mail

Exam Board

ELENA ZOCCHI (President)

MONICA AVERNA

LESSONS

Teaching methods

plenary lectures

LESSONS START

as on calendar