NEURORADIOLOGY

NEURORADIOLOGY

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Code
67498
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
1 credits during the 5th year of 8745 MEDICINE AND SURGERY (LM-41) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/37
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (MEDICINE AND SURGERY)
semester
1° Semester
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This unit is divided into 2 sections: A, B. This page refers to the section
modules
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Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Aim of the course is to introduce the basic principles of neuroimaging and to teach the role and the approriateness criteria of the different imaging modalities (i.e. CT, MRI and angiography) in the study of neurological diseases. At the end of the course the student will be able to decide which radiological exam is the most approriate for the study of different neurological diseases. She/He will understand principles of radioprotection and their importance in the selection of the radiological studies. She/he will understand the role of different neuroradiological studies in guiding clinical management of patients, in particular in the setting of neurological emergencies, including acute stroke. She/He will be able to describe the radiological findings of the most common neurological diseases.

 

Teaching methods

Oral presentations

Small groups workshops. During the workshops clinical cases will be analyzed in an interactive manner with analysis of CT, MRI and angiography images; there will be emphasis on the analysis of CT images.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Introduction to neuroradiology

Traumatic brain injury

Hemorrhagic stroke

Ischemic stroke

Demyelinating diseases

Introduction to brain tumors imaging

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Updated bibliography references will be communicated at the end of each lesson

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: By appointment Email address: lroccatagliata@neurologia.unige.it

Exam Board

LUCA ROCCATAGLIATA (President)

CARLO SERRATI (President)

MASSIMO TABATON (President)

FLAVIO MARIANO NOBILI (President)

LUCIO MARINELLI (President)

LEONARDO COCITO (President)

MARIA MATILDE INGLESE (President)

MAURIZIO BALESTRINO (President)

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Oral presentations

Small groups workshops. During the workshops clinical cases will be analyzed in an interactive manner with analysis of CT, MRI and angiography images; there will be emphasis on the analysis of CT images.

EXAMS

Assessment methods

Oral exam embedded in the exam neurology 67491

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
05/10/2020 08:00 GENOVA Orale Fraz A: per gli studenti con i cognomi A - J Si avvisano gli studenti che dovranno consultare il calendario dell'appello (data di inizio esami e orario) su Aulaweb dal giorno successivo alla scadenza dell' iscrizione.
05/10/2020 14:30 GENOVA Orale Fraz B: per gli studenti con i cognomi K - Z Si avvisano gli studenti che dovranno consultare il calendario dell'appello (data di inizio esami e orario) su Aulaweb dal giorno successivo alla scadenza dell' iscrizione.