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

Clinical cases in endocrinology and metabolism  (Corso Elettivo)

Course code
0699M
Name of lecturers
Enzo Bonora, Giacomo Zoppini
Coordinator
Enzo Bonora
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/13 - ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
1° semestre dal Sep 30, 2019 al Jan 10, 2020.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to discuss in an interactive way and starting from clinical paradigmatic cases the major endocrine and metabolic diseases, focusing the origin of signs and symptoms and discussing the diagnostic workflow and therapeutical options.

Syllabus

Endocrinology And Metabolic Diseases
Topics:
Hypoglycemia
Pancreatic endocrine tumors and diffuse neuroendocrine system
Diabetes mellitus
Obesity
Dyslipidemias
Iperuricemie
Metabolic Syndrome
Cardiovascular risk factors
Hypothalamic-pituitary region Neoplasms
Acromegaly
Partial and total pituitary insufficiency
Diabetes Insipidus and SIADH
Goiter, thyroid nodules and tumors
Thyroiditis
Thyrotoxicosis
Underactive thyroid
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypercalcemias and hypocalcemias
Osteoporosis
Multiple endocrine neoplasms
hypercorticism
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (adrenal-genital syndrome)
Aldosteronism
Adrenal insufficiency
Pheochromocytoma
Polycystic ovary syndrome and hirsutism
Oligomenorree and amenorrhea
Male hypogonadism
Ovarian and testicular neoplasms

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
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

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral
- Frequency-based suitability
- course timetable: 17.30-19.00
- course dates: 24-31 October 2019, 7-14-21-28 November 2019, 5-12 December 2019

- location:
24 October Aula F Borgo Roma, Lente Didattica
31 October Aula E
7 November Aula A
14 November Aula G
21 November Aula A
28 November Aula A
5 December Aula A
12 December Aula A


- recommended years: 4 ° -5 ° -6 °





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