Bachelor's degree in Cardiocirculatory Physiopathology and Cardiovascular Perfusion Techniques (national qualification)

General pathology and pharmacology - MICROBIOLOGIA CLINICA

Course code
4S01610
Name of lecturer
Davide Gibellini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
MED/07 - MICROBIOLOGY AND CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
lez 1 anno 2 semestre PERF dal Feb 29, 2016 al May 13, 2016.

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Lesson timetable

lez 1 anno 2 semestre PERF

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Learning outcomes

The student
should
know the structural and biological properties of
pathological
bacteria, fungi
,
protozoa
and viruses and
th
e related
mechanis
m of pathogenesis
. Moreover, the student
should
know
the microorganisms involved in cardiopulmonary diseases and the methods of
infection
diagnosis

Syllabus

Introduction to Medical Microbiology. General information on infectious diseases. Prophylaxis of
i
nfection
by microbial agents.
Structure of bacteria
. Bacterial Pathogenesis. General information on Protozoa,
Fungi
and helm
inths.
Structure and replication of viruses.
Antimicrobial therapy
. Diagnosis of infection.
Respiratory infections. Infections of the cardiovascular system. Sepsis and nosocomial infections.
Opportunistic Infection and Transplantation.
Staphylococci, Strep
tococci, M
ycobacteria,
Corynebacterium
dyphteriae
, Bordetella,
Haemophilus influenzae
, Legionella
,
Enterobacteriaceae
,
Pseudomonas,
Chlamydia
e
, Mycoplasma, protozoa (
Trypanosoma cruzi
) and Fungi (
Candida spp, Cry
ptococcus
neoformans, Aspergillus
spp
.)
invo
lved in
respiratory and cardio
vascular
infections
,
R
espiratory virus
,
Orthomyxoviridae, Paramyxoviridae, Coronaviridae,
Picornaviridae, Herpesviridae, Adenoviridae,
Parvoviridae, Papovaviridae
HIV
,
HBV, HCV, HDV
.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
La Placa Principi di Microbiologia Medica Edises 2014

Assessment methods and criteria

oral examination

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016






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