Learning outcomes of the course unit
provide Students with knowledge regarding the techniques used in reconstructive plastic surgery using alloplasts and tissue expansion
Plastic surgery requires combining formal teaching methods with interactive practical demonstrations.
Course contents summary
For the reconstruction of some wounds such as those resulting from burns or such as the post-traumatic scars, plastic surgeons make use of some alloplasts (e.g. tissue expanders, fillers, etc…). The different surgical techniques as well as the filling of expanders are illustrated.
Scuderi-Rubino "Chirurgia Plastica" Ed. Piccin
Classroom teaching method using IT aids.
Interactive teaching and practical demonstrations with small groups of students.
Assessment of the Students’ knowledge and degree of application.