NEUROLOGY

NEUROLOGY

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Code
67597
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
1 credits during the 6th year of 8745 MEDICINE AND SURGERY (LM-41) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/26
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (MEDICINE AND SURGERY)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Rapid diagnosis of ischemic stroke and hyper-acute treatment with intravenous thrombolysis and intra-arterial thrombectomy

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The student will be able to identify the onset stroke symptoms and to predispose the correct diagnostic procedure in order to differentiate ischemic and hemorrhagic forms, and to know the modern neurological and neuro-radiologic therapies .

Teaching methods

Theoretic frontal lessons including clinical cases’ presentation and analysis of the literature.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Description of the stroke epidemiology; description of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke types, neuro-radiologic test for differential diagnosis; rules of stroke treatment in the acute phase; indications and contra-indications of the thrombolytic therapy.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Neurologia di Fazio Loeb (SEU)

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

ALDO PENDE (President)

FRANCESCO TORRE (President)

LAURA AMBRA NICOLINI

NICOLO' ANTONINO PATRONITI

PAOLO PASQUALINO PELOSI

FRANCESCA SANGUINETI

GIANLUIGI ZONA

PAOLO MOSCATELLI

MANUELE FURNARI

MAURIZIO BALESTRINO

MARIO AMORE

PIETRO AMERI

CLAUDIO BRUNELLI

LAMBERTO FELLI

GIOVANNI CAMERINI

GIACOMO BORGONOVO (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Theoretic frontal lessons including clinical cases’ presentation and analysis of the literature.

ORARI

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EXAMS

Exam description

Written test with n° 6 answers with multiple responses

FURTHER INFORMATION

The teacher will receive the students upon telephonic or electronic-post appointment.

Carlo Gandolfo  tel. (+39) 010353 – 7052 cgandolfo@neurologia.unige.it