Bachelor's degree in Physiotherapy (to qualify as a physiotherapist) (Rovereto)

FUNDAMENTALS OF MEDICAL CLINIC IN PHYSIOTHERAPY - MEDICINA INTERNA E TERAPIA MEDICA

Course code
4S007272
Name of lecturer
Anna Maria Fratta Pasini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/09 - INTERNAL MEDICINE
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
ROVERETO
Period
FISIO ROV 2A1S dal Oct 7, 2019 al Dec 20, 2019.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

1) To learn the clinical, diagnostic and treatment aspects of the following diseases: type 2 diabetes mellitus, hypertension and dyslipidemia
2) Recognition of certain symptoms and signs of the above diseases (diabetes mellitus, hypertension, dyslipidemia)
3) Ability to assess the possible causes, severity and possible evolution of diabetes mellitus, hypertension and dyslipidemia

Syllabus

- Epidemiology of cardiovascular diseases
- Definition of global cardiovascular risk
- Overview of physiopathology of atherosclerosis
- Arterial hypertension: definition, classification, associated organ damage
- Metabolic syndrome: epidemiology, definition, importance as a cardiovascular risk factor
- Hypercholesterolemia and hypertriglyceridemia: definition and importance as a cardiovascular risk factor
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus: epidemiology, definition, importance as a cardiovascular risk factor

Assessment methods and criteria

Written text followed by oral examination





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