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

Clinical Surgery - CLINICA CHIRURGICA

Course code
4S01143
Name of lecturers
Elda Baggio, Claudio Bassi, Salvatore Paiella
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
MED/18 - GENERAL SURGERY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Lezioni 2° semestre 1°- 5° anno dal Feb 19, 2018 al May 25, 2018.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

CLINICS IN SURGERY
Aim of the course of General surgery is conveying to the students the competencies to:
Recognize signs, symptoms, the principal functional alterations and the principal differential diagnoses related to bowel obstruction, abdominal wall hernias, peritonitis, gastro-duodenal diseases, hepato-biliary diseases, pancreatic diseases, small and gross bowel diseases, paediatric gastro-intestinal malformations, and diseases of the arteries and veins.
Analyze and resolve clinical problems concerning the above mentioned diseases.
Evaluate cost/effective strategies related to the diagnosis and the treatment of the above mentioned diseases.

Syllabus

1. Gastric and duodenal ulcer; Gastric neoplasm
2. Pancreatic disease: acute and chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic neoplasm
3. Hepatic and biliary disease: gallstones and comorbidity, biliary neoplasm, hepatic neoplasm
4. Spleen pathology: splenomagaly and splenic trauma
5. Small-bowel, colonrectal and proctologic disease: acute appendectomy and inflammatory disease
6. Diverticulitis, colonrectal and proctological neoplasm, rectal prolapse
7. Anorectal pathology (fistula, fissure, hemorrhoidis)
8. Hinguinal and umbilical hernia, laparocele
9. Breast pathology
10. Artery disease: aortic aneurysm, occlusive arterial disease, diabetic arteriopathy, cerebrovascular injury
11. Venous disease: primitive varices, post thrombotic syndrome: deep vein thrombosis treatment and prevention
12. Mediastinal and lung disease: pulmponary neoplasm, pneumothorax, mediastinal syndrome

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Renzo Dionigi Chirurgia Masson Editore 2017

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination
1) verify of knowledge based on course's objectives and program
2 verify of knowledge learned during internship
3) opportunity to take a quiz

Urology' section: written examination (possible oral addition)

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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