MEDICAL CLINIC AND GERIATRICS (ATT SEM I)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The student should develop a good and systematic approach to the patient with internal problems.
Knowledge of physiology, pathology, semeiology.
Course contents summary
First approach to the incoming patient. Knowledge of laboratory parameters and diagnostic procedures. How to make a diagnosis and manage therapy in internal medicine. Follow-up. Relationship with the patient and relatives. How to work in a n hospital structure.
Harrison’s Principle of Internal Medicine
Mosby’s Guides Fred F. Ferri The care of the medical patient
knowledge acquired in the in-patient ward
Assessment methods and criteria
during the exam of clinica medica e geriatria