Learning outcomes of the course unit
The target of the course is to allow the student to know and to understand the essential elements of the tissues and organs structure. The student will utilize knowledge and understanding for Anatomy and Physiology future study.
At the end of the course the student will demonstrate knowledge and understanding about: Cell structute and organization, Tissue structure and organization, Multi tissutal units structure and organization, taking care the stomatognathic apparatus
Course contents summary
In the first part of the course will be summarized the functional and structural aspects of different tissues, referring in particular to the stomatognathic apparatus; in particular will be analyzed tooth and parodontal tissues. In the second part of the course will be analyzed the firs four week of the embryonic development, and the tooth development.
Renato Scandroglio - La porta che apre al mondo della medicina. Corso integrato di citologia, embriologia, istologia. - terza edizione aggiornata e rinnovata del "corso integrato di istologia". - EdiMago, PARMA
MH. Ross, W. Pawlina - Istologia testo e atlante; Casa Editrice Ambrosiana
A Stevens, J. Lowe ISTOLOGIA UMANA; Casa editrice Ambrosiana
M. Barbieri, P. Carinci EMBRIOLOGIA; Casa editrice Ambrosiana
I. Mjor, O. Fejerskov EMBRIOLOGIA E ISTOLOGIA DEL CAVO ORALE; Edi Ermes
Assessment methods and criteria
To evaluate the achievement of the estimated goals, an oral examination will be performed. Questions regarding the content of the course will be employed to evaluate the reaching of the knowledge and understanding of the contents