Learning outcomes of the course unit
provide Students with knowledge regarding the choice of surgical techniques in plastic surgery in the reconstruction of difficult wounds.
For plastic surgery it is absolutely necessary to combine formal teaching methods with interactive learning demonstrations.
Course contents summary
cicatrisation of skin wounds, suturing techniques, z-plasty, skin grafts, fascial-cutaneous and musculo-cutaneous flaps, skin traumas, lesions caused by burns, caustic injuries, congelations, electric burns and radiation dermatitis.
Scuderi-Rubino "Chirurgia Plastica" II edizione, Piccion Ed.
Classroom teaching method using IT aids.
Students will attend the plastic surgery operation rooms in small groups in order to carry out interactive practical demonstrations.