DISEASES OF THE BLOOD
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The student will acquire the knowledge and comprehension of the following topics:
-the molecular and cellular bases of the disease.
-the translational research from the biology to the clinic.
-the physio-pathological basis of the most important disease in the haematology, oncology and infection field.
Course contents summary
During the course there are illustrated the most frequent diseases in the haematology caused by radiation.
- anemia, piastrinopenia and leucopenia.
- Acute leukemia
- breast cancer, lung cancer, gastro-intestinal cancer, prostate cancer and ovarian cancer.
- pulmonary tuberculosis.
Assessment methods and criteria
In order to verify the learning, the student will be evaluated upon an oral test based on two parts:
- 2 questions to verify the knowledge of the subject matter.
- 1 question to go into details of the topic.