Postgraduate Specialisation in Medical Oncology

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Oncologia medica 5 - DIDATTICA FRONTALE

Course code
Name of lecturers
Emilio Bria, Elena Fiorio, Davide Melisi, Lisa Salvatore, Giampaolo Tortora
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
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Learning outcomes

Identification of clinical-care issues in the patient affected by neoplasms of solid tumors.
Clinical management of the cancer patient.


Staging and prognostic factors: meaning of staging and of
prognosis of ma. Neoplastic and implications in the approach to the patient
Principles of cancer therapy: strategies of therapeutic integration.
Medical therapy of tumors: chemotherapeutic drugs,
hormone therapy, biological response modifiers
(immunotherapy) new drugs and new therapeutic modalities

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Angelo Raffaele Bianco, Sabino De Placido, Giampaolo Tortora e Pierfranco Conte Oncologia Clinica 2/ed (Edizione 2) McGraw-Hill Education (Italy) srl 2016 9788838639845

Assessment methods and criteria


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