PHYSIOPATHOLOGY OF CONGENITAL METABOLIC DISEASES
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The student will know and understand the physiopathological bases of inherited metabolic disorders and apply them to the diagnosis and treatment of the most common inborn conditions.
Course contents summary
Disorders of amino acid metabolism. Disorders of glucidic metabolism. Disorders of membrane transport.
Argomenti di Pediatria (M.Vanelli, ed.), Parma 2013 (pp. 197-226).
Other reference material and bibliography will be provided during lessons.
Interactive oral lessons integrated with iconographic material provided to the students at the end of the course.
Assessment methods and criteria
The achievement of the objectives will be verified at the level of the whole Course in Pediatrics through an oral examination that will concern also subjects treated in this Course.