PEDIATRIC NEUROLOGY AND PEDOPSYCHIATRY

PEDIATRIC NEUROLOGY AND PEDOPSYCHIATRY

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Code
67127
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
3 credits during the 2nd year of 8747 Preventive and adapted sport and physical Sciences (LM-67) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/39
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Preventive and adapted sport and physical Sciences)
semester
1° Semester
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

- Learning basic aetiologic and clinical principles about  epilepsy, cognitive disability, cerebral palsy. 

- Identify and treat psychological and behavioural problems related to Autistic, anxiety, mood disorders, ADHD, behavioutal disorders, during infancy and adolescence.  

- Learning general principles about integrated treatment and management, in team work. 

Teaching methods

Teacher led lectures - clinical case discussion

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

  • Anatomy and physiology of the nervous system
  • Psychomotor and emotional development in infancy and adolescence
  • Clinical features, aetiopathogenesis and treament, from diagnosis to integrated management in child Neuropsychiatry:

 

  1. Epilepsy and febrile seizures
  2. Cerebral Palsies
  3. Movement disorders
  4. Neuromuscular disorders
  5. Mental retardation
  6. ADHD
  7. Autistic Spectrum disorders
  8. Eating disorders
  9. Mood and anxiety disorders
  10. Somatic symptoms disorders

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Maurizio De Negri "Neuropsicopatologia dello sviluppo". Ed. Piccin, Padova, 1999.

Roberto Militerni “Neuropsichiatria Infantile”. Ed. Idelson-Gnocchi

 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Appointments taken by e.mail at the address: francescacamia@hotmail.it

Exam Board

GIANLUCA SERAFINI (President)

CARLO TROMPETTO (President)

EMILIO GRASSO (President)

MARINA GRANDIS (President)

CARLO GANDOLFO (President)

FRANCESCA CAMIA

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Teacher led lectures - clinical case discussion

ORARI

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EXAMS

Exam description

Oral examination

Assessment methods

Evaluation of knowledge and comprehension of the discipline with the use of correct terminology

Evaluation of judgement ability in clinical scenarios

Evaluation of communication abilities through the oral examination

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
30/01/2020 14:00 GENOVA Scritto + Orale
20/02/2020 14:00 GENOVA Scritto + Orale