Learning outcomes of the course unit
To deal with generalities of bone pathology (both neoplastic and non-neoplastic) and the most common causes of sudden death in young athletes.
Course contents summary
The "Anatomic Pathology" course will include the following issues:
Non-neoplastic bone pathology (bone remodeling pathology, arthrosis, osteoporosis, specific and non-specific synovites, tendinitis, teno-synovytes)
Neoplastic bone pathology (WHO bone classification, benign and malignant bone tumours)
Causes of sudden death in the young athletes (cardiac causes, non-cardiac causes)
J Rosai "Ackerman's Surgical Pathology" 9th Ed., Mosby Publisher.
With oral lessons.