MEDICAL CLINIC AND GERIATRICS
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Acquiring additional capabilities with respect to the notions learnt during preceding courses, and learning how to deal with real clinical cases.
Course contents summary
Discussion of clinical cases regarding hospital ward patients, the recording of patient anamnesis, objective clinical examination, ECG readings.
Harrison, Internal Medicine, 16th edition, 2005, McGraw Hill
Rugarli C., Medicina Interna Sistematica, fifth edition, 2005, Masson
The Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics, 31st edition, 2005, Lippincott W &W
Discussion of the problems arising during the daily clinical visit to ward patients.
Final practical test on patients, before the conclusive oral examination.