HISTORY OF MEDICINE
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Knowledge and understanding of an historical perspective in medicine. Application to examples of diseases or treatments.
Course contents summary
History and medicine. Evolution of diseases and evolution of medicine. The pathocenosis. AIDS as an example of a "new" disease.
Cosmacini-Storia della medicina e della sanita` in Italia-Laterza.
Corbellini - Breve storia delle idee di salute e malattia - Carocci
Interactive oral lessons with the support of iconographic material.
Assessment methods and criteria
The achievement of the didactic objectives will be performed at the end of the fourth year.