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
1) 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
Recommended text: Harrison "Principi di Medicina Interna"
B. Magnani "Cardiologia"
SSD MED/23: Prof.Tiziano Gherli, Prof.Cesare Beghi