Bachelor's degree in Obstetrics (to qualify as an obstetrician)

Health and safety promotion - MICROBIOLOGIA CLINICA

Course code
4S000035
Name of lecturer
Davide Gibellini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
MED/07 - MICROBIOLOGY AND CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
1°anno 2°semestre dal Mar 1, 2016 al Apr 16, 2016.

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Lesson timetable

1°anno 2°semestre

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Learning outcomes

The student should know the structural and biological properties of pathological bacteria, fungi, protozoa and viruses and the related mechanism of pathogenesis. Moreover, the student should know the microorganisms involved in gynecologic diseases and the methods of infection diagnosis.

Syllabus

Introduction to Medical Microbiology. General information on infectious diseases. Prophylaxis of infection by microbial agents.
Structure of bacteria. Bacterial Pathogenesis. General information on Protozoa, Fungi and helminths. Structure and replication of viruses. Antimicrobial therapy. Diagnosis of infection. Urinary and genital infections. Sex transmitted diseases. Congenital and perinatal infections. Sepsis and nosocomial infections. Staphylococci, Streptococci, Listeria monocytogenes, Neisseria gonorreae, Gardnerella vaginalis, Clamidia thrachomatis, E. coli, Micoplasma, Treponema pallidum, Candida albicans, Trichomonas vaginalis, Toxoplasma gondii, Papillomaviridae, Herpes simplex, Citomegalovirus, Varicella-Zoster virus, Rubeola Virus, Parvovirus B19, HIV, HBV, HCV, HDV.

-Michele La Placa, Principi di Microbiologia Medica, XIV Edizione, 2014 Editori EdiSes/Esculapio

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
La Placa Principi di Microbiologia Medica Edises 2014

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016






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