RESPIRATORY AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Principal aim is student’s achievement in learning the course contents, in particular diagnosis of respiratory and cardiovascular diseases.
Background knowledge in Pathophysiology, Microbiology, Semeiotics, Clinical Methodology is required.
Course contents summary
During the course students attend the Department of Respiratory Diseases (case history, clinical examination , assessment of symptoms, arterial blood gases measurement, thoracentesis, chest X-ray, HRCT, respiratory failure, non-invasive ventilation, respiratory rehabilitation, long-term oxygen therapy); the Department of Cardiovascular Diseases (E.C.G, arrhythmias, echocardiography); the Division of Thoracic Surgery (operation, medication after thoracic surgery).
Teachers: Aiello M, Astorri E, Azzarone M, Beghi C, Bertorelli G, Bobbio A, Bolognesi R, Carbognani P, Chetta A, Cuomo A, Gherli T, Manca C, Marangio E (*), Melissari M, Olivieri D, Pesci A, Rusca M, Salcuni PF, Tecchio T.
Harrison's. Principi di Medicina Interna, Mc Graw-Hill
Lessons and practice activities.
Evaluation method: Oral exam
SSD MED/10: Proff. M.Aiello, G.Bertorelli, A.Chetta, A.Cuomo, E.Marangio (Coordinatore), D.Olivieri, A.Pesci,,
SSD MED/08: M.Melissari
SSD MED/11: E.Astorri, R.Bolognesi,C.Manca
SSD MED/21: M.Rusca, A.Bobbio, P.Carbognani,
SSD MED/23: T.Gherli, C.Beghi
SSD MED/22: M.Azzarone, P.F.Salcuni,T.Tecchio