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

Training to medical humanities  (Corso Elettivo)

Course code
4S007217
Name of lecturer
Roberto Leone
Coordinator
Roberto Leone
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
BIO/14 - PHARMACOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
2° semestre 1°- 5° anno dal Feb 17, 2020 al May 29, 2020.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Know the meaning and purposes of the Medical Humanities
To know the relevance of the doctor-patient relationship and more generally of the Medical Humanities in the context of care

Syllabus

The course will take place in an interactive form with the formation of working groups to solve problems and through the use of film projections to be commented. The topics addressed will be:
What is the medicine: science, technique, practice, art?
The essence of care.
The different types of physicians.
The physician-patient relationship,
The anamnesis as a fundamental moment in the physician-patient relationship.
Care decisions with the method of deliberation.
Participative medicine and patient empowerment.
The counselling.
Narrative medicine towards scientific medicine.
How to practice the Medical Humanities

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Alessia Bevilacqua Comprendere le Medical Humanities. Percorsi formativi a confronto Franco Angeli 2016
Lucia Zannini Medical humanities e medicina narrativa Cortina 2008

Assessment methods and criteria

Attending at all lessons is mandatory. There is no further evaluation.

Dates and time: 2/03, 9/03, 16/03, 23/03, 2020; hour 17-19
Place: aula F Lente didattica

Recommended accademic year: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6





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