Learning outcomes of the course unit
To have a good knowledge of the main clinical pictures of cardiac disease and to acquire the general elements of surgical treatment of cardiothoracic pathology
Compulsory previous exams: Anatomy, Biochemistry, General Pathology and Physiology
Course contents summary
1) Coronary artery disease and its complications; 2) Aortic valve disease; 3) Mitral valve disease; 4) General elements of extracorporeal circulation; 5) Aortic dissection and aortic aneurysms; 6) Main congenital cardiac diseases
Hrrison "Principi di Medicina Interna", B.Magnani "Cardiologia"