Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery

Pathophysiology of congenital heart disease  (Corso Elettivo)

Course code
DF-0010
Name of lecturer
Giovanni Battista Luciani
Coordinator
Giovanni Battista Luciani
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/23 - HEART SURGERY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Corsi elettivi 1° semestre dal Oct 10, 2016 al Dec 22, 2016.

Lesson timetable

Corsi elettivi 1° semestre

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Learning outcomes

The main objective of the course is to teach medical students the fundamental principles of pathophysiology of simple and complex congenital cardiovascular lesions. The format will be interactive, with limited emphasis on background anatomical, clinical and surgical notions, but extensive involvement of students in stepwise reasoning to understand the circulatory consequences of structural heart disease

Syllabus

The program of the course includes lectures on all types of congenital heart lesions, simple and complex, by using a pathophysiological approach. Particular emphasis will be placed in specific aspects of intraoperative management of extracorporeal circulation and principles of surgical therapy.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
John W. Kirklin-Brian G. Barratt-Boyes CARDIAC SURGERY (Edizione 4) CHURCHILL-LIVINGSTONE, 4th Edition 2013
Castaneda, Jonas, Meyer, Hanley CARDIAC SURGERY OF THE NEONATE AND INFANT (Edizione 1) SAUNDERS Ed 1994
Dennis L. Kasper, Eugene Braunwald, Anthony Fauci, Stephen Hauser, Dan Longo, J. Larry Jameson Harrison - Principi di Medicina Interna.2 voll. (Edizione 19) McGraw-Hill, Milano 2015
Braunwald Heart disease 2018

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017






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