Learning outcomes of the course unit
To learn the collection of the patient's clinical history, to perform a correct objective examination and to know main diagnostic methodologies
Compulsory previous exams:Human Anatomy, Biochemistry, General Pathology and Physiology
Course contents summary
Taking of medical history (also including aspects relative to cardiovascular disease; 2) Performing of objective examination and cardiac auscultation; 3) Pathophysiological mechanisms and consequent clinical aspects of the main clinical pictures of cardiac disease; 4) Modes and purposes of the main cardiological and cardiosurgical diagnostic and therapeutic methods
Harrison "Principi di Medicina Interna". B.Magnani "Cardiologia"
Oral lessons, examinations in cardiac surgery ward
Assessment methods and criteria