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

Surgical oncology of the gastrointestinal tract  (Corso Elettivo)

Course code
4S006318
Name of lecturers
Corrado Pedrazzani, Andrea Ruzzenente
Coordinator
Corrado Pedrazzani
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/18 - GENERAL SURGERY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Corsi elettivi 2° semestre dal Feb 19, 2018 al May 25, 2018.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Teaching modality: Interactive teaching modalities using surgical videos and dry lab activities.

Purposes:
The course is organized in 6 lessons. The course aim is to discuss the principles of surgical oncology (e.g. TNM staging system, staging modalities, etc) in the treatment of gastrointestinal and hepatobiliopancreatic surgery. Surgical techniques and preoperative (e.g. neoadjuvant chemo and radio-chemotherapy) and intraoperative multimodality treatments (e.g. RITA, TACE, HIPEC, etc) will be discussed.

Syllabus

1. Principles of surgical oncology. TNM staging, resection margins, survival analysis, etc.
2. Principles of pre-operative staging and peri-operative management
3. Treatment of esophago-gastric tumors
4. Treatment of colo-rectal tumors
5. Treatment of primary and metastatic liver tumors
6. Treatment of NET and GIST

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Renzo Dionigi Chirurgia Masson Editore 2017

Assessment methods and criteria

Attendance based certification
Dates: Tuesday 06/03/2018, Tuesday 13/03/2018, Tuesday 20/03/2018, Tuesday 27/03/2018, Tuesday 03/04/2018, Tuesday 10/04/2018
Time: 5.30 pm
Location: Aula U.O.C. di Chirurgia Generale ed Epatobiliare, III piano, Policlinico G.B. Rossi
Recommended for 5 and 6 year course students

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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