GESTIONE DELL'EMERGENZA CARDIOVASCOLARE E TRAUMI

Degree course: 
Corso di First cycle degree in Movement science
Academic year when starting the degree: 
2017/2018
Year: 
2
Academic year in which the course will be held: 
2018/2019
Course type: 
Supplementary compulsory subjects
Credits: 
5
Standard lectures hours: 
50
Detail of lecture’s hours: 
Lesson (50 hours)
Requirements: 

To have passed the examination of human physiology

Assessment: 
Voto Finale

Symptoms and signs of respiratory disease:

- to address the symptoms and the signs of respiratory disease commonly encountered by the pulmonologist
- to understand the significance of the most important pulmonary function tests (spirometry, lung volume measurement, bronchodilator response, diffusing capacity, bronchoprovocation and measurements of arterial blood gases)
- to address the principles of thoracic imaging
- to address the principles of bronchial endoscopy

Bronchial asthma:

- to review the current definition of asthma
- to understand the epidemiology, the pathology and pathophysiology of asthma
- to learn the clinical presentation and to address the diagnosis

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease:

- to review the current definition of COPD
- to understand the epidemiology, the pathology and pathophysiology of COPD
- to learn the clinical presentation and to address the diagnosis (differential diagnosis between asthma and COPD)

Pneumonia:

to review the epidemiology, the clinical features and the diagnostic methods of comunity-acquired pneumonia and nosocomial pneumonia

Interstitial and inflammatory lung diseases:

- to describe the salient epidemiologic, clinical, physiologic, and radiologic features of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and sarcoidosis

Respiratory failure:

- to review the definition and to understand the pathophysiologic classification
- to describe the clinical presentation and the therapeutical approach

Sleep apnea syndrome:

- to understand the definition, the epidemiology, the pathophysiology, the clinical presentation and the therapeutical approach, with special reference to obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.

Tuberculosis

- to understand the definition, the epidemiology, the the clinical presentation and the therapeutical approach

- Symptoms and signs of respiratory disease
- Bronchial asthma
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
- Pneumonias
- Interstitial and inflammatory lung diseases
- Respiratory failure
- Sleep apnea syndrome
- Tuberculosis

- Harrison – Principi di medicina interna; A.S. Fauci, E. Braunwald, D.L. Kasper, S.L. Hauser, D.L. Longo, J.L. Jameson, J. Lo scalzo; ed. McGraw-Hill
- Rugarli – Medicina interna sistematica; C. Rugarli et al., ed. Elsevier, Sesta edizione

Professors

GASBERTI DARIO

Parent course