Bachelor's degree in Physiotherapy (to qualify as a physiotherapist) (Verona)

Visceral rehabilitation II - ONCOLOGIA

Course code
4S000148
Name of lecturer
Annamaria Molino
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/06 - MEDICAL ONCOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
FISIO VR 3^ ANNO - 1^ SEMESTRE dal Oct 1, 2018 al Nov 9, 2018.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The student will acquire knowledge on the tumor pathology, especially on risk factors and prevention, to be able to do information and education activities with patients, even non-oncological, with whom they will come into contact.
In fact, one person out of two if male and one out of three if female in the course of life has the risk of developing cancer, and therefore the activity of health education, in the field of oncology, is also of fundamental importance for the figure of the physiotherapist, even when he follows non-neoplastic patients

Syllabus

Biology of tumors
Epidemiology, incidence, mortality, prevalence
Risk factors
Primary, secondary, tertiary prevention
Management of patients with neoplasia
Medical therapy of tumors: general concepts
Breast cancer as a model

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Bonadonna G, Robustelli della Cuna G, Valagussa P Medicina Oncologica (Edizione 7) Ed. Masson, Milano  

Assessment methods and criteria

Single exam
Oral interview on the material presented in class
The objective of the exam consists in verifying the level of achievement of the training objectives indicated in the appropriate section.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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