Learning outcomes of the course unit
The student should acquire sufficient information to judge his professional activity from a legal and ethic point of view with particular reference to criminal and civil aspects
Course contents summary
The lecture series explains the basic notions in relation to the medical-legal aspects of the Medical Radiology Technician with the analysis, in their legal and medical-legal meaning, of subjects closely related to the exercise of the profession, such as the correct compilation of health documentation, consent informed to treatment, to present and explore the complex issue of health professional responsibility
Elementary principles of Law. Judiciary. Causality. Imputability and Criminal responsibility. The constituent elements of offense. Life and Health offense. Civil Liability and personal injury. Medical activity documentation: medical files and certification. Privacy and respet for personal information. Failure to provide assistance. Default of official acts. Material and ideological falsehood. Unauthorized practice. Professional responsability, informed consent
CANUTO e TOVO, Medicina legale e delle assicurazioni, Piccin, Padova, ultima ed;. PUCCINI, Istituzioni di medicina legale, Ambrosiana, Milano, ultima ed. NORELLI G.A., BUCCELLI C., FINESCHI V.: Medicina Legale e delle Assicurazioni - Ed. Piccin, Padova ultima ed. In aggiunta per gli studenti di Giurisprudenza: DE FERRARI F., PALMIERI L., Manuale di Medicina Legale, Ed. Giuffrè, Milano 2007.
Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination. The final grade will be based on the overall assessment of the teachers of the Integrated Course