HAEMATOLOGY

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Code
67433
ACADEMIC YEAR
2020/2021
CREDITS
2 credits during the 4th year of 8745 MEDICINE AND SURGERY (LM-41) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/15
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (MEDICINE AND SURGERY)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Hematology course will provide the cellular and molecular bases to understand the development of neoplastic and non neoplastic disorders. In addition, clinical parametrs and laboratory tools will be presented to implement the correct diagnostic approach to the main hemopathies

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

 KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING

 To understand  the structure and function of normal hematopoiesis; 2) to recognize the main abnormalities associated with hematological disorders; 3) to understand the main cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying the development of neoplastic diseases.

 

APPLYING KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING

 

To be able to perform a proper diagnostic approach in patients suspected to be affected by a blood disease; 2) to be able to collect properly a clinical history; 3) to be able to perform physical examination.

TEACHING METHODS

Hematology course includes hematology classes (=21 hours) and attendance of the clinical ward. Hematology classes will be delivered online as far as the Covid-19 emergency will be in place.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

-The hematopoietc system

-Anemias

-Mieloproliferative disorders

-Myelodysplastic syndromes

-Acute leukemias

-Lymphomas

-chronic lymphocitic leukemia

-Multiple myeloma

-Waldenstrom disease

-Emorragic and thrombotic disorders

-Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and cellular therapy

-principles of blood transfusion

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Textbook: Tura S. -Corso di malattie del sangue e degli organi emolinfopoietici. Editrice Esculapio

The all set of slides is available at the website Unige-Aulaweb

 

 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Office hours: Students can reach Prof. RM Lemoli by e-mail: roberto.lemoli@unige.it

Exam Board

FRANCESCO BOCCARDO (President)

MICHELE CEA

LUCIA DEL MASTRO

CARLO GENOVA

FABIO GUOLO

MAURIZIO MIGLINO

ELISA ZANARDI

ROBERTO MASSIMO LEMOLI (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Hematology course includes hematology classes (=21 hours) and attendance of the clinical ward. Hematology classes will be delivered online as far as the Covid-19 emergency will be in place.

Class schedule

All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

The final test includes 62 questions (31 hematology and 31 oncology) with multiple choice (only one is correct). Half point will be assigned to each correct answer and the students are requested to answer correctly to 36 question to pass the exam. Wrong questions will be counted 0. The final test will be delivered online as far as the Covid-19 emergency will be in place.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

Students will be only evaluated through the final test. The “Laude” will be attributed to students answering correctly all questions.  

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
13/01/2021 14:30 GENOVA Orale L'esame si svolgerà su Teams
10/02/2021 14:30 GENOVA Orale L'esame si svolgerà su Teams
09/06/2021 14:30 GENOVA Scritto Se Sarà di nuovo possibile svolgere gli esami in presenza l'esame sarà scritto e si terrà nell'Aula A del DiMI
30/06/2021 14:30 GENOVA Scritto Se Sarà di nuovo possibile svolgere gli esami in presenza l'esame sarà scritto e si terrà nell'Aula A del DiMI
14/07/2021 14:30 GENOVA Scritto Se Sarà di nuovo possibile svolgere gli esami in presenza l'esame sarà scritto e si terrà nell'Aula A del DiMI
09/09/2021 14:30 GENOVA Scritto Se Sarà di nuovo possibile svolgere gli esami in presenza l'esame sarà scritto e si terrà nell'Aula A del DiMI
22/09/2021 14:30 GENOVA Scritto Se Sarà di nuovo possibile svolgere gli esami in presenza l'esame sarà scritto e si terrà nell'Aula A del DiMI

FURTHER INFORMATION

The all set of slides is available at the website Unige-Aulaweb