GENERAL SURGERY

Degree course: 
Corso di First cycle degree in Biomedical Laboratory techniques
Academyc year when starting the degree: 
2018/2019
Year: 
2
Academyc year when helding the course: 
2019/2020
Course type: 
Basic compulsory subjects
Credits: 
1
Period: 
First Semester
Standard lectures hours: 
12
Detail of lecture’s hours: 
Lesson (12 hours)
Assessment: 
Giudizio Finale

The course will analyze in detail the etiopathological, pathophysiological, diagnostical and therapeutical aspects of the main surgical pathologies concerning the gastro-enteric tract, liver and biliary tract, pancreas, endocrine pathology (thyroid), breast disease, surgical approach to abdominal wall (laparotomy and laparoscopy), common surgical complications, post operative period, surgical wounds, the pathology of the abdominal wall (hernias and laparoceles), abdominal trauma, obasity

1. General surgery – Basal principles
2. Laparotomy and laparoscopy
3. Postoperative complications
4. Surgical wounds
5. Breast diseases
6. Oesophageal cancer: clinical aspects and therapy
7. Gastric and duodenal cancer: clinical aspects and therapy
8. Colo-rectal cancer: clinical aspects and therapy
9. Pancreatic cancer: clinical aspects and therapy
10. Hepatic and biliary pathologies: clinical aspects and therapy
11. Hernia: clinical aspects and therapy
12. Thyroid pathologies
13. Abdominal trauma
14. Obesity

R. Dionigi. Chirurgia. Basi teoriche e chirurgia generale - Chirurgia specialistica vol.1-2. Ed. Edra, Milano, 2017

Convenzionale

The course will be structured in lectures with slides (including different illustrations) followed by a moment of discussion about the topic of the day with the possibility of questions and direct interaction with the students.

Apppointment to be arranged by email to:
francesca.rovera@uninsubria.it

Parent course