NEUROLOGY

NEUROLOGY

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Code
68451
ACADEMIC YEAR
2020/2021
CREDITS
1 credits during the 2nd year of 9291 Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques (L/SNT3) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/26
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Heart and brain: dangerous relationships

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Aim of the course is providing elements of neurological anatomy, physiopathology, semeiotics and clinic useful to understand, diagnose and deal with neurological disorders related to cardiovascular diseases, both on medical and surgical ground, with particular attention to neurological complications of extracorporeal circulation

Teaching methods

  • Theoretical frontal lessons
  • Practic exercises at patient’s bedside

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Elements of:

  • anatomy
  • Physiopathology
  • Semeiology of the nervous system

Cerebrovascular diseases

Epilepsy

Syncopes

Coma

Neurological complications of extracorporeal circulation

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

  • A.Granito, Medicina clinica specialistica Società Editrice Universo – Roma
  • Notes from personal slides

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

FRANCESCA CHIARA VIAZZI

GIANMARIO SAMBUCETI

GIOVANNI PASSALACQUA

ALICE LARONI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

  • Theoretical frontal lessons
  • Practic exercises at patient’s bedside

EXAMS

Exam description

Written examination (10 multiple choice tests in 10 minutes)

Assessment methods

Knowledges will be verified through the final test of the integrated course. Attention will be also paid  to interest and active participation to frontal lessons and clinical activity