Knowledge of growth in pediatric age, emphasizing the environmental
influences in order to reach an appropiate level of competence and
1) Definition and general principles of auxology; 2) Growth in pediatric
age; 3) Intrinsic factors regulating growth; 4) Extrinsic factors regulating
growth; 5) Nutrition and physical activity; 6) Methods for studying growth
of weight and height; 7)Definition of puberty; 8) Abnormalities of timing
of puberty; 9) diseases of puberty: precocious and delayed puberty.
Castello M., Duse M. Manuale di Pediatria. Piccin Editore
Maurizio Vanelli ARGOMENTI DI PEDIATRIA
Per la formazione degli studenti del Corso di Laurea Magistrale in
Medicina e Chirurgia
Collana Saperi, MUP Editore
GV Zuccotti, M. Giovannini Manuale di Pediatria,
La Pratica Clinica, Società Editrice Esculapio.
The course will be held through lectures on-site in compliance with safety standards, provided that further instructions on the ongoing health emergency are not implemented. Supporting material will be available on the specific, student-reserved platform (Elly) and will include slide presentations, audio-video aids or video-recording of the lectures.
Oral examination, score 0-
30. Score is immediately communicated. In case of the persistence of the health emergency, the exams will be conducted remotely, as follows:
remote oral questions, through the Teams platform (guide http://selma.unipr.it/).
Students with SLD / BSE must first contact Le Eli-che: support for students with disabilities, D.S.A., B.E.S. (https://sea.unipr.it/it/servizi/le-eli-che-supporto-studenti-con-disabil...)