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

Ethical, Legal and Psychological principles in professional practice - ETICA E MEDICINA LEGALE

Course code
4S000273
Name of lecturer
Franco Tagliaro
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/43 - FORENSIC MEDICINE
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
PERFUSIONISTI LEZ 3A 2S dal Feb 27, 2017 al May 12, 2016.

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Lesson timetable

PERFUSIONISTI LEZ 3A 2S

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Learning outcomes

Aim of the course is to provide the student with the basic legal and medico legal knowledge for the practice of the profession, with specific focus on the penal duties (privacy, mandatory reporting of notice of crime to the Prosecutor's Office etc.), the main civil rules, the social security system, the professional responsibility, deontology and bioethics.

Syllabus

- Introduction to Forensic Medicine
- The theory of causation
- Main concepts of the the penal and civil codes of interest for the health care system
- The lawfulness and ethical justification of the health care
- Professional secrecy
- The information to the Judicial Authority
- The certification of health conditions
- Crimes against life and personal safety and integrity
- Profiles of civil and criminal liability in healthcare
- Compensation of damages to the person
- The social insurance system
- Elements of ethics and deontology

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
D. De Mercurio, F. Paolacci, G. Vetrugno Argomenti di Medicina Legale per i corsi di laurea delle professioni sanitarie CIC Edizioni Internazionali, Roma 2004

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017






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