Bachelor's degree in Cardiocirculatory Physiopathology and Cardiovascular Perfusion Techniques (national qualification)

Surgical pathology of heart diseases - TECNICHE DI CARDIOCHIRURGIA DELL'ADULTO

Course code
4S000263
Name of lecturer
Aldo Domenico Milano
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
MED/23 - HEART SURGERY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
lez 3 anno 1 semestre PERF dal Oct 5, 2015 al Dec 18, 2015.

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Lesson timetable

lez 3 anno 1 semestre PERF

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Learning outcomes

Learning of cardiovascular pathophysiology of heart disease acquired before and after intervention cardichirugico. Learning of the principles of the surgical technique for the correction of acquired heart diseases. Learning the techniques of extracorporeal perfusion during cardiovascular surgery.

Syllabus

1. chronic ischemic heart disease: angina pectoris: definition, characteristics of anginal pain, classification. Clinical indications and anatomical procedures of myocardial revascularization surgery.
2. Acute Coronary Syndromes: Acute coronary syndromes with and without ST-segment sopralivellamento: definitions: profiles of Natural History.
3. Unstable angina and acute myocardial infarction without ST-segment sopralivellamento: definition, classification, medical treatment, indications for myocardial revascularization ..
4. Infective endocarditis: definition, pathogenesis, predisposing factors, infectious agents, clinical symptoms and signs. Laboratory Tests: blood cultures, echocardiography, scintigraphy with labeled leukocytes. Diagnostic criteria; Natural history and complications. Medical therapy. Surgical therapy: signs and strategies.
5. Aortic stenosis: natural history. Medical therapy: prevention of complications, ottimizzzione hemodynamics. Surgical therapy: signs and types of intervention. Interventional Therapy System: Percutaneous aortic valve.
6. aortic insufficiency: Natural History. Medical therapy: prevention of complications, ottimizzzione hemodynamics. Surgical therapy: signs and types of intervention.
7. Mitral stenosis: Natural History: complications. Medical therapy: prevention of complications, hemodynamic optimization. Surgical therapy: signs and types of intervention. Interventional therapy: percutaneous balloon valvuloplasty.
8. Mitral insufficiency: Natural History. Medical therapy: prevention of complications, ottimizzzione hemodynamics. Mitral valve prolapse: definition, epidemiology, structural and functional changes, clinical status, physical symptomatology, echocardiographic surveys. Natural history and complications Surgical therapy: signs and types of intervention.
9. aortic insufficiency: Natural History. Medical therapy: prevention omplicanze, ottimizzzione hemodynamics. Surgical therapy: signs and types of intervention.
10. tricuspid insufficiency: etiology, clinical recognition and instrumental surgery.
11. Shock: Definition, classification and haemodynamic profiles. Tissue alterations and metabolic. Clinical signs; diagnostic criteria. Natural History. General principles of therapy.
12. Cardiomyopathy: definition and classification: primitive forms (dilated, hypertrophic, restrictive cardiomyopathy, arrhythmogenic right ventricular) and secondary forms; criteria for diagnosis, natural history and complications, risk stratification. Medical and surgical therapy
13. Aortic Aneurysm: Definition; classification; Medical therapy, cardiac surgical therapy.
14. Aortic dissection: Definition; classification: Type A and B, Type I, II, III; pathogenesis and risk factors; clinical picture, chest X-ray; TAC, transthoracic and transesophageal ultrasound. Medical and surgical therapy.

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