DIAGNOSIS TESTS APPLIED TO SPORTS
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course aims to enable the student to know and understand the main laboratory tests, the pharmacological basis, blood diseases, endocrine diseases and ophthalmology in order to achieve the ability to use the knowledge and understanding gained in 'identify the patient's problems related to sports.
Course contents summary
The lessons cover the issues related to laboratory tests and their interpretation. You will learn the principles of pharmacology and major blood diseases, endocrine diseases and eye diseases in relation to sport acitivity.
G. Federici: Medicina di laboratorio – McGraw – Hill (last edition)
Core curriculum Ematologia, Castoldi et al - Mc Graw - Hill
Textboox of Work Physiology: physiological basis of Exercise . 4th Ed. P.O. Astrand Human Kinetics
R.A. Harvey e P.C. Champe. Ed. Zanichelli.
J.J. Kanski: “Oftalmologia clinica”, Masson Italia
Frontal lessons. During the lessons will discuss the issues related to laboratory tests in relation to sport activity.
Assessment methods and criteria
The assessment of the achievement of the objectives of the course will include in-course tests with multiple choice quiz. At the oral exam by questions regarding the contents of the course will be determined whether the student has achieved the goal of knowledge and understanding of the content and if it is able to apply the knowledge gained