Learning outcomes of the course unit
The ADF of the 3° year is propaedeutic to the ADF of the 4° year.
The take part of the ativities of the Thoracic Unit allow the student to practice the topics of the lectures.
Have pursued the lectures of the first two years.
Course contents summary
The lectures are concerning:lung tumors,pleural tumors,mediastinal tumors,pneumothorax,pleural empyema; the arguments of the lectures are explained in a propaedeutic way to ADF of the 4° year.
The ADI is organized in small groups of students,that take part in the various activities of the Thoracic Unit;in particular,the students are trained in the contact with the patient and they learn the following activities: to mesure the arterial pressure,pulse rate,respiratory rate and to interprete the thoracic x-ray and ct-scan.
Pearson et All.:Thoracic Surgery (second edition)Churchill Livingston 2002
Carbognani P.,Rusca M.,Bobbio P.:Patologia Toracica di Interesse Chirurgico, Ed.Minerva Medica 2000
Teachers: Prof.Michele Rusca, Prof.Antonio Bobbio, Prof.Paolo Carbognani
Oral lectures,multimedial supported.
Practical activities in the ward with check of the learning of each student.