Learning outcomes of the course unit
The student must acquire information necessary to:
evaluate the normal phases of physical, cognitive, and psycho-relational growth in healthy children and adolescents ; recognize the general needs of treatment in a sick child with neuropsychiatric diseases.
Course contents summary
Neuropsychiatry (SSD Med/39, CFU 0,5). Neurological examination of the newborn. Convulsions in the child. Cerebral palsy. Epilepsy. Language, behaviour, and development disorders in children.
-“Nelson TEXTBOOK of PEDIATRICS” R.E. Berhrman, R.M. Kliegman, H.B. Jensen,16th edition, WB Saunders Company,
-“Pediatria Generale e Specialistica” Careddu, Castello, Giuffrè et al., Casa Editrice Ambrosiana. Ed. 2002
-“Manuale di Pediatria” A.M. Rudolph, R.K. Kamei, K.J. Overby, 3rd Ed., McGraw Hill Companies, New York, USA
Frontal and interactive lessons.
Prof.Giuseppe Cossu. Prof.Francesco Pisani