Emergency medical and surgical care

A.Y. 2019/2020
Lesson for
4
Max ECTS
32
Overall hours
SSD
MED/09 MED/18 MED/41
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course aims to provide the student with the knowledge and ability:
i) to make early diagnoses and implement, at the same time, the most appropriate treatment in the main clinical situations that put at risk the survival of an entire human body or a part of it;
ii) to use early warning systems in cases of acute alterations of the vital balance.
The student is able to:
i) undertake cardiopulmonary resuscitation maneuvers;
ii) how approach patients with trauma emergencies and medical-surgical emergencies ; ii) know the advanced brady- and tachyarrhythmia treatment algorithms in urgencies, the principles of defibrillation and electrical cardioversion;
iii) know theoretically and interpret invasive hemodynamic monitoring of arterial pressure, central venous pressure, pulmonary artery pressure and wedge pressure;
iv) interpret blood gas analysis and know the main emergency drugs.

Course structure and Syllabus

Active edition
Yes
Anestesiologia
MED/41 - ANAESTHESIOLOGY - University credits: 2
Lessons: 16 hours
Chirurgia Generale
MED/18 - GENERAL SURGERY - University credits: 1
Lessons: 8 hours
Professor: Baisi Alessandro
Medicina Interna
MED/09 - INTERNAL MEDICINE - University credits: 1
Lessons: 8 hours
Lesson period
First semester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
Professor(s)
Reception:
available on request by appointment (call: +39.339.8245014 or write an email: giovanni.mistraletti@unimi.it)
San Paolo General Hospital - Intensive Care Unit - Floor -1, Block B