ORAL-MAXILLOFACIAL PATHOLOGY AND THERAPY
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Aims of the Course: The student should be aware of the pathologies concerning the maxillo-facial region and in general terms of the appropriate surgical treatment. This does not means the direct transfer of this knowledge in the practice (maxillo-facial surgery, ENT and plastic surgery are specialized disciplines of medical relevance) but the opportunity for the student to identify disease and address patients to the specialist for an adequate solution.
Course contents summary
The course will cover theoretical and practical issues pertaining maxillofacial, ENT, oral surgery, general dentistry and plastic surgery.
Barone A., Bianchi A. E., SICOI, Manuale di Chirurgia Orale, ELSEVIER
Giovanni Rossi, MANUALE DI OTORINOLARINGOIATRIA, Edizioni Minerva Medica, Torino
Antonio Quaranta, Raffaele Fiorella, MANUALE DI OTORINOLARINGOIATRIA, Mc Graw-Hill Libri Italia srl
Elementi di Chirurgia Oro-Maxillo-Facciale R.Brusati, M. Chiapasco(Masson)
Pierluigi Santi, Edoardo Raposio. Principi di Chirurgia Plastica. Libellula Edizioni. 2012.
Class lessons: the program themes will be discussed with the aid of slides. The proposed topics will be the subject of collective discussion and study on the basis of ideas and any questions raised during the lessons themselves.
Assessment methods and criteria
The achievement of the goals of the course is verified by an oral exam.
Answering questions about the contents of the course, the student will demonstrate whether he/she has achieved the goals of knowledge and understanding of the contents.