Pharmacology II

A.Y. 2020/2021
3
Max ECTS
36
Overall hours
SSD
BIO/14
Language
English
Learning objectives
The course intends to provide medical students with information on the mechanisms of action, pharmacological properties and therapeutic application of drugs affecting 1) endocrine system; 2) cardiovascular system 3) respiratory System. An introduction to neuropharmacology is also provided together with the specific treatment of specific neurodegenerative disease and epilepsy .
Expected learning outcomes
Students will learn:
- The pharmacological treatment of neurological diseases (Parkinson, Alzheimer, Epilepsy...)
- The pharmacological treatment of endocrine diseases (Diabetes, thyroid disfunctions, methabolic disfunctions )
- The pharmacological treatment of cardiovascular diseases
- The pharmacological treatment of pulmonary diseases (Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder)
Course syllabus and organization

Unique edition

BIO/14 - PHARMACOLOGY - University credits: 3
Lessons: 36 hours