Learning outcomes of the course unit
Acquiring the theoretical basis of surgical science; especially symptoms and therapy of the most common abdominal diseases.
Basic knowledge of anatomy, physiology and general pathology
Course contents summary
Basic notions about the most commun surgical diseases of the abdomen and pelvis.
Surgical infections. Surgical wounds. Surgical hemostasis. Cancer of the digestive system. Biliary gallstones. Peritonitis. Intestinal occlusions. Acute appendicitis. Gastrointestinal bleedings.Acute diverticulitis.
Notes and texts directly provided to the students
Theoretical and practical teaching
Assessment methods and criteria
Multiple choice test.