Pathological bases of nervous and psychiatric disorders

A.Y. 2014/2015
6
Max ECTS
48
Overall hours
SSD
M-PSI/01 MED/03 MED/13 MED/25 MED/26
Language
Italian
Course syllabus and organization

Unique edition

Responsible
Lesson period
Third trimester
Genetica
Syllabus
Methodology of molecular analysis and models in neurogenetic
Genetic basis of schizophrenia
Genetic of affective disorders
Genetic of autism and of developmental disorders
Genetic of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
Genetic basis of stroke and other cerebrovascular diseases
Neurologia
Syllabus
The main functional systems in neurology
The main symptoms, signs and neurological syndromes
Stroke and other cerebrovascular diseases
Brain tumor
Brain trauma
Dementias
Parkinsosn's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders
Neurological infectious diseases
Multiple Sclerosis and other demyelinating diseases
Psichiatria
Syllabus
The concept of mental disturbance and the medical model
The nosographic system of classification
Dimension and categories : the concept of spectrum
The mental status examination
The scientific approach to the study of mental disturbances
Psicologia generale e sperimentale
Syllabus
Psychology in bio-medical research. Psychological issues in Medical error: perception, attention, emotions
Genetic influences in the disorders of behavior: Psychological issues
Psychological aspects of genetic diagnosis and counseling
Stress and burn-out
Endocrinologia
MED/13 - ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM - University credits: 1
Lessons: 8 hours
Professor: Mantovani Giovanna
Genetica
MED/03 - MEDICAL GENETICS - University credits: 1
Lessons: 8 hours
Neurologia
MED/26 - NEUROLOGY - University credits: 2
Lessons: 16 hours
Psichiatria
MED/25 - PSYCHIATRY - University credits: 1
Lessons: 8 hours
Professor: Scarone Silvio
Psicologia generale e sperimentale
M-PSI/01 - GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY - University credits: 1
Lessons: 8 hours
Professor: Poli Marco Domenico Giovanni