SEMIOTICS

SEMIOTICS

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Code
68492
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
2 credits during the 3nd year of 9293 BIOMEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNIQUES (L/SNT3) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/09
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (BIOMEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNIQUES)
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The aim of the course is to provide students with the basic notions of medical semeiotics and the clinical indications of the most common blood chemistry and culture tests that are performed in the laboratories of analysis and / or in the specialized ones. The aim is to understand the blood count, the renal and hepatic function tests, cardiac enzymes and cultivation tests in general.

At the end of the course, the student will be able to summarily describe the principles of the anamnesis, the objective examination of the apparatus and systems, and to understand the results of the most common haematochemical and cultural examinations.

Teaching methods

Frontal lessons

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The lesson program is:

the anamnesis e

the objective examination of equipment and systems

the haemochromocytometric examination

renal function tests

liver function tests

cardiac enzymes

cultural examinations

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

No specific text is recommended. The slides of the lessons are sufficient

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: The student can contact the teacher by email at: giuseppe.murdaca@unige.it

Exam Board

LAURA AMBRA NICOLINI

GIUSEPPE MURDACA

FRANCESCA MATTIOLI (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Frontal lessons

LESSONS START

Lessons take place in the second semester of the third year according to the published calendar.

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral

Assessment methods

The student must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of the anamnesis, of the objective examination of the apparatus and of the systems, and of understanding the results of the most common haematochemical and cultural examinations.

FURTHER INFORMATION

No additional special activities are planned.