PEDIATRIC NEUROSURGERY

PEDIATRIC NEUROSURGERY

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Code
68399
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
1 credits during the 3nd year of 9287 THERAPY OF MOTOR DISABILITY IN THE PEDIATRIC AGE (L/SNT2) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/27
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (THERAPY OF MOTOR DISABILITY IN THE PEDIATRIC AGE)
semester
1° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

At the end of the course, the student will be able to recognize, describe and classify the most frequent neurosurgical pathology in pediatric age

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The teaching aims are:

providing students with a general understanding of the pathology of neurosurgical competence that they will most frequently encounter in their professional activity

Teaching methods

The course includes 10 hours of lectures with slide view

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

  Definition, classification, clinical picture and rudiments of surgical treatment of:

- Hydrocephalus and more frequent congenital anomalies of the cerebrospinal fluid circulation

- Intracranial hypertension

- craniostenosis

- Malformations of the skull-cervical hinge

- Defects of closing of spinal cord (spina bifida)

- Encephalic tumors and main related syndromes

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

"Neurochirurgie" (P. Decq, Y. Kéravel) ed. ELLIPSES

Slides and notes related to lessons

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: At the end of the lessons, at the place where they take place, usually the Neuropsychiatry Infantile classroom, G. GASLINI Institute mail: marcelloravegnani@gaslini.org

Exam Board

NICOLA LAFFI (President)

GIUSEPPE MARCELLO RAVEGNANI

GIOVANNI MORANA

ELISABETTA LAMPUGNANI

ARMANDO CAMA

GIROLAMO MATTIOLI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

The course includes 10 hours of lectures with slide view

LESSONS START

october

ORARI

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PEDIATRIC NEUROSURGERY

EXAMS

Exam description

Written questions with multiple  choice answers

Assessment methods

- Checks the student's attention span during the lessons and the knowledge of the basics, object of the course

- Uses  a method of impartial judgment and an evaluation on all the subjects treated

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
25/06/2020 13:00 GENOVA Orale Sede d'esame. aule Neuropsichiatria Infantile IGG
16/07/2020 13:00 GENOVA Orale Sede d'esame. aule Neuropsichiatria Infantile IGG
17/09/2020 13:00 GENOVA Orale Sede d'esame. aule Neuropsichiatria Infantile IGG