Learning outcomes of the course unit
Across a thoroug treatment of the varied areas of interest of the specific discipline (traumatology; congenit and acquired malformations; oncology), it is wanted to provoke in the student a passion exceeding the simple overcoming of the final examination of the course, stimulating in him the curiosity to deepen the varied arguments so to reach a good professional training to be able to diagnose and to differentiate the varied pathological conditions during its future activity.
Having successfully completed the preclinical Courses.
Course contents summary
- Clefts lip and palate: embryology, clinics, therapy- Clinical features of the main cranio-facial malformations- Dentofacial anomalies: clinics, therapy- Surgical pathology of the salivary glands (with special interest to parotid tumors)- Oral cavity cancer: etiopathogenesis, clinics, therapy- Malignant tumors of the paranasal sinuses: diagnosis, clinics, therapy- Reconstructive surgery of the head and neck region: general concepts and short accounts of the main used flaps- Traumatology of the maxillo-facial district: clinics, therapy
- Società italiana di Chirurgia Maxillo-Facciale SICMF Trattato di Patologia Chirurgica Maxillo-Facciale ed. Minerva Medica- J.C. Posnick: Craniofacial and maxillofacial surgery in children and young adults, Ed. Saunders- Thawley, Panje, Batzakis, Lindberg: Comprehensive management of head and neck tumors, Ed. Saunders- Urken, Cheney, Sullivan, Biller: Atlas of regional and free flaps for head and neck reconstruction, Ed. Raven - Fonseca, Walker, Betts, Barber: Oral and maxillofacial trauma, Ed. Saunders
Oral lessons and practice.Oral examination.- Prof. Enrico Sesenna- Prof. Silvano Ferrari- Dott. Tito Poli
Assessment methods and criteria