GENERAL SURGERY

Degree course: 
Corso di Long single cycle degree (6 years) in Medicine and Surgery
Academic year when starting the degree: 
2013/2014
Year: 
5
Academic year in which the course will be held: 
2017/2018
Course type: 
Compulsory subjects, characteristic of the class
Credits: 
3
Period: 
Second semester
Standard lectures hours: 
20
Detail of lecture’s hours: 
Lesson (20 hours)
Requirements: 

basics in anatomy and physiology

Assessment: 
Voto Finale

Aim of the course and expected learning results
At the end of the course, for each pathology concerned durign lessons, students should known a proper diagnostic process, recognize differential diagnosis and and surgical prospects

Contents e course programm
1)Mammary disease: anatomy and physiology; the breast cancer: clinical, diagnostic and theraputic process; mention about the radiotherapy, the sistemic therapy and plastic recostruction
2)Colon disease: anatomy and physiology; clinical, diagnostic and theurapetic process of the diverticulosis, of the diverticulitis and of the colon cancer
3)Thyroid disease: anatomy and physiology; hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism (mention) and nodular pathology: diagnosis and treatment
4) bile duct disease: anatomy and physiology of the bile ducts; clinical, diagnostic and theurapetic process of the gallstones and of the acute and chronic cholecystitis and of the cholestatic jaundice
5)liver disease: anatomy, physiology, clinical and diagnostic and therapeutic process of malignat liver lesions
6)Gastric disease: anatomy and physiology of the stomach, clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic process of the peptic ulcer, jatal hernia, gastroesophageal reflux disease and of the gastric cancer
7)Abdominal wall hernia: clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic process of hernia and incisional hernia
8)Pancreas pathology: anatomy and physiology; acute pancreatitis: diagnosis and treatment; pancreatic cancer: diagnossi and treatment
9)appendicitis: clincial, diagnostic and therpauetic process
10)Day surgery: history and evolution of Day Surgery, guidelines and patient pathway in a Day Service, surgical procedure in Day Surgery

education activity modality
frontal lesson

Text and teaching material
Chirurgia 6° ed. or next Prof. R. Dionigi
Volume I: Basi teoriche e chirurgia generale
Volume II: Chirurgia specialistica

learnign examination
verbal examination

Professors

Parent course