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

Surgery, Oncology, Orthopaedia (2017/2018)

Course code
4S001416
Credits
7
Coordinator
Alfredo Guglielmi

Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
MALATTIE APPARATO LOCOMOTORE 3 MED/33-ORTHOPAEDICS Lezioni 1° semestre 2°- 6° anno Bruno Magnan
CHIRURGIA GENERALE 2 MED/18-GENERAL SURGERY Lezioni 1° semestre 2°- 6° anno Alfredo Guglielmi
Calogero Iacono
Giovanni Paolo Pollini
ONCOLOGIA MEDICA 2 MED/06-MEDICAL ONCOLOGY Lezioni 1° semestre 2°- 6° anno Giampaolo Tortora

Learning outcomes

Module: ONCOLOGIA MEDICA
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The student will be able to perform the diagnostic process about the most frequent surgical disorders, to do the indication to surgery and to understand the main principles of the most common surgical techniques. Moreover he/she will be capable of interpreting the functional changes and clinical pictures about the most frequent post-surgical syndromes, such as gastrectomy, colectomy, partial pancreatectomy, and to do indication to imaging procedures in gastrointestinal disorders that can be surgically treated. This knowledge will be implemented by a comprehensive imaging approach to the diagnosis of the main surgical syndromes. As for traumatology, the student will be able ti know the main disorders of the skeletal system and to know the main therapeutic approache to the mosto frequent disorders. In clinical oncology, the student will know the main malignancies, to approach them from a diagnostic and therapeutic point of view and to communicate properly with the patient affected by oncologic disorders.


Module: CHIRURGIA GENERALE
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The student will be able to perform the diagnostic process about the most frequent surgical disorders, to do the indication to surgery and to understand the main principles of the most common surgical techniques. Moreover he/she will be capable of interpreting the functional changes and clinical pictures about the most frequent post-surgical syndromes, such as gastrectomy, colectomy, partial pancreatectomy, and to do indication to imaging procedures in gastrointestinal disorders that can be surgically treated. This knowledge will be implemented by a comprehensive imaging approach to the diagnosis of the main surgical syndromes.


Module: MALATTIE APPARATO LOCOMOTORE
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As for traumatology, the student will be able to know the main disorders of the muscoloskeletal system and to know the main therapeutic approaches to the most frequent disorders.

Syllabus

Module: ONCOLOGIA MEDICA
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Module: Medical Oncology
Students will be able to:
* define the main characteristics of the screening and to describe, in a critical way, the possibility of screening of the various tumours;
* list the main symptoms and warning signs concerning the different tumours;
* decide the diagnosis, the laboratory and instrumental iter regarding the suspected clinical symptoms and signs in case of tumours;


Module: CHIRURGIA GENERALE
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Clinic, diagnostics and therapy of the following diseases:
 pathology of the breast: inflammatory pathology, benign and malignant tumors;
 thyroid pathology: multinodular goiter, carcinoma
 pathology of the adrenal gland: benign and malignant tumors
 acute abdomen, acute and chronic peritonitis, circumscribed and diffuse, mechanical and dynamic occlusion, mesenteric infarct;
 open and closed traumas of the abdomen;
 high and low digestive bleeding;
 pathology of the esophagus: changes in motility (achalasia and diffuse spasm), diverticula, hernia jatale and gastro-oesophageal reflux, carcinoma of the esophagus and of the cardia;
 pathology of the stomach: peptic ulcer, carcinoma, pathophysiology of demolition
partial and total gastric;
 pathology of the small intestine, the colon, the rectum and the anus: Crohn's disease and ulcerative rectocolitis,
diverticular disease of the colon, perianal abscess, fistula, hemorrhoid, fissure, carcinoma of the
colon, rectum and anus;
 hepatic disease: abscess, echinococcosis, portal hypertension, benign tumors, malignant tumors
primitive and secondary;
 pathology of the gallbladder and biliary tract: biliary lithiasis and its complications, obstructive jaundice, neoplasms of the biliary tract;
 pancreas pathology: acute and chronic pancreatitis, exocrine carcinoma, endocrine tumors;
 lung disease: pneumothorax, benign and malignant tumors;
 hernias and laparoceles of the abdominal wall;
 vascular pathology: abdominal aortic aneurysms, peripheral


Module: MALATTIE APPARATO LOCOMOTORE
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Muscoloskeletal traumatology.
Orthopaedic diseases in growth age: hip, spine, foot and ankle, tumors.
Muscoloskeletal diseases in adults: degenerative arthritis, sports injuries, infections, tumors. Conservative and surgical therapeutic approaches to the hip, knee, foot and ankle, spine, shoulder, elbow and hand diseases and deformity.

Assessment methods and criteria

Write and oral examinations

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Bartlozzi P., Castellarin. G., Pamelin E. Malattie dell'apparato locomotore Cortina 2010
Renzo Dionigi Chirurgia Masson Editore 2017
Angelo Raffaele Bianco, Sabino De Placido, Giampaolo Tortora e Pierfranco Conte Oncologia Clinica 2/ed (Edizione 2) McGraw-Hill Education (Italy) srl 2016 9788838639845




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