CLINICAL PATHOLOGY

CLINICAL PATHOLOGY

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Code
67537
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
1 credits during the 5th year of 8745 MEDICINE AND SURGERY (LM-41) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/05
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (MEDICINE AND SURGERY)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The course of Clinical Pathology deals with the study of the general concepts of Clinical Pathology

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Provide the students with the fundamental elements allowing the evaluation and meaning of the laboratory examinations

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Provide the students with the knowledge necessary to understand the concepts of general clinical pathology so that they can critically interpret the values the clinical laboratory provides. The students must remember the definitions of the general concepts and the normal range of the main laboratory tests. The students must know the use and the limitations of the main laboratory tests. The students must acquire the ability to choose the tests useful in various pathological conditions.

Teaching methods

Lectures, with any possible dialectic interactions with the students

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

General clinical pathology: accuracy, precision, diagnostic sensibility and sensitivity, positive and negative predictive values, ROC curve, mention of quality control, methodological specificity and sensitivity. Some groups of laboratoy tests will be presentes to the students. Some clinical cases will be presented to the students

 

 

 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Lecture notes will be available for the students on Aulaweb. Not compulsory support book: Henry’s Clinical Diagnosis and Management by Laboratory Methods, Elsevier. An Internal Medicine Textbook (Harrison or Cecil) are sufficient for the knowledge in pathophysiology and laboratory medicine

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: By appointment by email: ntravers@medicina.unige.it o Nicola.Traverso@unige.it ADDRESS DIMES, General Pathology Section, Via Leon Battista Alberti 2, 16132, Genova

Ricevimento: Upon request at the following e-mail address: gfilaci@unige.it

Ricevimento: The interview with the teachers can be requested by mail or by telephone daniela.fenoglio@unige.it - telephone 010 / 3533027-3029 daniele.reverberi@hsanmartino.it - telephone 010 / 5558974-8972 (preferably by mail) The teachers' studies are located: Dr. Daniela Fenoglio, at the Direzione of the Center of Excellence for Biomedical Research (CEBR) - Viale Benedetto XV, 7-16132 Genoa Dott. Daniele Reverberi, Molecular Pathology Unit of Policlinico San Martino, Padiglione 15 (IST-sud) - Viale R. Benzi 10 - 16132 Genova ​​

Exam Board

GILBERTO FILACI (President)

ALESSIO NENCIONI (President)

FRANCESCO TORRE (President)

LUCIANO CARLO OTTONELLO

NICOLA TRAVERSO

GABRIELE ZOPPOLI

SIMONE NEGRINI

GIUSEPPE MURDACA

ROBERTA GONELLA

GIOVANNA LEONCINI

MASSIMO CASU

FABRIZIO MONTECUCCO

FABIO FERRANDO

ALDO PENDE

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lectures, with any possible dialectic interactions with the students

LESSONS START

March 2019

EXAMS

Exam description

oral examination

Assessment methods

Each student will be examined about the meaning of a group of laboratory analyses, regarding a defined disease. The knowledge and the definitions of the basic elements must be known in order to consider the examination approved. The students can be asked to interpret values of clinical analyses in a critical manner, integrated to the clinical conditions.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
09/06/2020 14:00 GENOVA Orale 14/01/2020 ore 14 Aula 3 Polo Alberti 05/02/2020 ore 15.30 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI orario modificato 10/03/2020 ore 15.30 Aula 1 Polo Alberti 09/06/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI 25/06/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI 15/07/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI 23/09/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI
25/06/2020 14:00 GENOVA Orale 14/01/2020 ore 14 Aula 3 Polo Alberti 05/02/2020 ore 15.30 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI orario modificato 10/03/2020 ore 15.30 Aula 1 Polo Alberti 09/06/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI 25/06/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI 15/07/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI 23/09/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI
15/07/2020 14:00 GENOVA Orale 14/01/2020 ore 14 Aula 3 Polo Alberti 05/02/2020 ore 15.30 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI orario modificato 10/03/2020 ore 15.30 Aula 1 Polo Alberti 09/06/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI 25/06/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI 15/07/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI 23/09/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI
23/09/2020 14:00 GENOVA Orale 14/01/2020 ore 14 Aula 3 Polo Alberti 05/02/2020 ore 15.30 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI orario modificato 10/03/2020 ore 15.30 Aula 1 Polo Alberti 09/06/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI 25/06/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI 15/07/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI 23/09/2020 ore 14 Aule Antognetti e Fieschi DiMI