Diseases of the nervous system (qualifying activity)

A.Y. 2019/2020
2
Max ECTS
50
Overall hours
SSD
MED/26
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course aims to provide students with:
i) references to the anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of the nervous system;
ii) knowledge of the semeiotic aspects of the main neurological syndromes and diseases of the nervous system also in medical, surgical and rehabilitative therapeutic foundations.
Expected learning outcomes
The student knows:
i) the clinical neuroanatomy and physiopathology of the nervous system; ii) neurological examination and its interpretation, instrumental diagnostic methods of neurological interest;
iii) the diseases of the nervous system in their epidemiological, genetic, neuropathological, pathophysiological, clinical and therapeutic aspects.
Course syllabus and organization

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Course syllabus
Professional activities pursue and are an integral part of the objectives and results of the learning expected from teaching, as they confer the skills and abilities useful for applying knowledge in clinical practice.

Clinical and functional neuroanatomy
Pathophysiology
Neurological diagnosis
Clinical neurology

Epileptic seizures and epilepsies
Sleep medicine
Outlines of child neuropsychiatry
Prerequisites for admission
Professional activities pursue and are an integral part of the objectives and results of the learning expected from teaching, as they confer the skills and abilities useful for applying knowledge in clinical practice.

Students must have passed the examinations of: anatomy, physiology, histology, pathology and biochemistry.
Teaching methods
Attendance in hospital wards, clinics, day hospitals, first aid activities, discussion of clinical cases.

Lessons, Pratical Lessons, Seminars
Bibliography
ADAMS & VICTOR. PRINCIPLES OF NEUROLOGY. MC GRAW 2019
NEUROLOGIA DI FAZIONE, SEU 2019
NEUROLOGIA DELLA SAPIENZA, 2019
Assessement methods and criteria
Oral examination: discussion with the evaluators of three topics
MED/26 - NEUROLOGY - University credits: 2
Professional training: 50 hours
Professor(s)
Reception:
Monday 1 - 2 pm (e-mail )
San Paolo Hospital, Via A di Rudinì 8, 20142 - Milano