VASCULAR SURGERY 2

VASCULAR SURGERY 2

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Code
84063
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
1 credits during the 2nd year of 9291 Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques (L/SNT3) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/22
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

ABDOMINAL AORTA ANEURYSMS
Abdominal aneurysms is one of the main vascular disease and may be responsible for impaired quoad vitam prognosis of the patient


 

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

 Knowing the etiology and pathogenesis of abdominal aortic aneurysms. Identify the correct diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the patient with abdominal aortic aneurysm. Knowing the basics notions of surgery and endovascular techniques for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms.

Teaching methods

Teaching consists of 10 hours of training activities including 3 hours of lessons and analysis of the cases in the classroom and 7 hours of operating room attendancy.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Etiology and pathogenesis of abdominal aortic aneurysms
Clinical and instrumental diagnosis
Surgical techniques to treat abdominal aortic aneurysms
Technical endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

RUTHERFORD’S VASCULAR SURGERY, EIGHTH EDITION, Elsevier

ISBN: 978-1-4557-5304-8

 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Teaching consists of 10 hours of training activities including 3 hours of lessons and analysis of the cases in the classroom and 7 hours of operating room attendancy.

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral examination

Assessment methods

The assessment takes place through the final exam which aims to ensure the effective acquisition by the student of the expected learning outcomes.
The minimum required passing grade is 18/30, to achieve a pass the student must demonstrate that:
- Knows the etiology and pathogenesis of abdominal aortic aneurysms.
- Identify the correct diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the patient with abdominal aortic aneurysm.
- Knows the basics notions of surgical and endovascular techniques for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms.
- Being able to address the critical issues related to the possible presence of abdominal aortic aneurysm in the process of cardiac surgery

FURTHER INFORMATION

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