MEDICINA D'URGENZA E DI PRONTO SOCCORSO

Degree course: 
Academic year when starting the degree: 
2014/2015
Year: 
6
Academic year in which the course will be held: 
2019/2020
Course type: 
Compulsory subjects, characteristic of the class
Credits: 
2
Period: 
First Semester
Standard lectures hours: 
16
Detail of lecture’s hours: 
Lesson (16 hours)
Assessment: 
Voto Finale

The course will deal with some general contents and with some specific clinical contents. General contents include: differential diagnoses (e.g. for chest pain or acute respiratory failure), understanding diagnostic algorithms and significance of prognostic scores, timing and appropriateness of treatment strategies. Specific clinical contents include: Diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar coma; hypoglycemia; porto-systemic encephalopathy; shock; acute myocardial infarction; pulmonary edema, pulmonary embolism; asthma; syncope; stroke; hypertensive emergencies; electrolyte imbalance; acute renal failure.

Harrison’s Principi di Medicina Interna - McGraw-Hill
Andreoni B et al Diagnosi e Trattamento delle Emergenze Medico Chirurgiche, Masson - Elsevier

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