Bachelor's degree in Biomedical Laboratory Techniques (to qualify as a biomedical laboratory worker) (Verona)

Clinical Sciences - MALATTIE DEL SANGUE

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Name of lecturer
Fabrizio Vinante
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Lezioni TLB 2 SEMESTRE dal Mar 2, 2020 al Apr 30, 2020.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Students will be taught about basic knowledge related to epidemiology, classification, pathophysiology as well as to diagnostic and therapeutic tools of main hematological diseases. Eventually, student will be led to grasp basic logical issues shaping hematology to form a powerful, progressive approach to blood disease.


- blood (investigation methods, embryogenesis, hematopoiesis, hematocatheresis)
- anemias (classification, clinical features and differential diagnosis)
- approach to hematological malignancies
- acute leukemias
- myelodysplasia, secondary malignancies and treatment complications
- chronic myeloproliferative neoplasia
- chronic lymphoproliferative disorders
- monoclonal gammopathies, myeloma
- hemostasis disorders
- hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Castoldi G. e Liso V Malattie del sangue e degli organi emopoietici (Edizione 4) McGraw-Hill 2014

Assessment methods and criteria

Students will be orally examined.

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