Postgraduate Specialisation in Haematology

Postgraduate Specialisation in Haematology

Hematology - DIDATTICA FRONTALE (2019/2020)

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Teaching is organised as follows:
Activity Credits Period Academic staff
Malattie del sangue Krampera Mauro 0.84 not yet allocated Mauro Krampera
Malattie del sangue Tecchio Cristina 0.66 not yet allocated Cristina Tecchio
Malattie del sangue Bonifacio Massimiliano 0.84 not yet allocated Massimiliano Bonifacio
Malattie del sangue - Visco Carlo 0.66 not yet allocated Carlo Visco
Immunoematologia e linee guida ematologiche BILLIO ATTO 4 1 not yet allocated Atto Billio
Trapianto allogenico di cellule staminali BENEDETTI FABIO 6 1 not yet allocated Fabio Benedetti
Patologia dell'emostasi RUGGERI MARCO 6 1 not yet allocated Marco Ruggeri

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Learning outcomes

The course aims at providing students with the fundamental guidelines for understanding the pathophysiological bases, the diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and the prognostic evaluation of hematological diseases that guide the Specialist in the clinical practice. Therefore the objectives of the course are as follows:
- contributing to the formation of a clinical-biological hematological culture that allows to assimilate new knowledge and new experience, both in the following phases of the course and in future professional practice;
- acquiring the capability of diagnosing correctly, prognostically evaluating and establishing the most appropriate treatment for hematological diseases.


- blood and bone marrow (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 and advanced cell therapies

Assessment methods and criteria

Students will be orally examined about at least one/two subjects dealing with Hematology.
The mark will derive from the comprehensive evaluation of the appropriateness of the answers and the acquired competence

Reference books
Activity Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Malattie del sangue Krampera Mauro S. Tura LEZIONI DI EMATOLOGIA 6° edizione - Società Editrice Esculapio, Bologna 2015
Malattie del sangue Krampera Mauro Castoldi G. e Liso V Malattie del sangue e degli organi emopoietici (Edizione 4) McGraw-Hill 2014
Malattie del sangue Krampera Mauro Paolo Corradini - Robin Foà Manuale di ematologia Minerva Medica 2014 8877118164
Malattie del sangue - Visco Carlo Jonathan Pevsner Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics, 3rd Edition Wiley-Blackwell 2015 978-1-118-58178-0
Malattie del sangue - Visco Carlo Jameson J - Loscalzo J - Fauci A - Kasper D - Hauser S - Longo D Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine (Edizione 20) McGraw-Hill Education 2018 9781259644030

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