Eye Diseases

A.Y. 2019/2020
4
Max ECTS
40
Overall hours
SSD
MED/30 MED/50
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
To provide an exhaustive picture of the main ocular diseases showing different clinical series.
To emphasize the pathogenetic and diagnostic (clinical and instrumental) aspects of ocular diseases with a quick reference to the surgical treatment and surgical techniques and the specific role of the assistant in ophthalmology.
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the didactic module the student will have to acquire the rational bases to conduct a correct analysis and clinical evaluation of ocular diseases. Furthermore, the student will be able to critically analyze the clinical data of ocular diseases, integrating them with the knowledge of different devices.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Prerequisites for admission
A basic knowledge of ocular/periocular anatomy and ocular physiology is required
Assessment methods and Criteria
Oral test
Malattie dell'apparato visivo
Course syllabus
1. Acute and chronic ocular diseases
- Retinal detachment
- Hemovitreous
- Retinal vascular occlusions
- Glaucoma
- Age related macular degeneration
- Other maculopathies
- Ocular trauma
2. Cataract
3. Eye and systemic diseases
- Diabetic retinopathy
- Retinopatia ipertensiva
4. Charts and diagnostic eye examination reports
Teaching methods
Frontal teaching and case report
Teaching Resources
N. Orzalesi "Oftalmologia", Antonio Delfino Editore
- Dispense fornite dal docente nel corso delle lezioni
Scienze tecniche mediche applicate
Course syllabus
1. Anatomy and pathophysiology of the visual apparatus
2. Ocular adnexa
3. Ocular surface
4. Cornea
5. Anterior segment
6. Refraction
7. Hereditary ocular diseases
Teaching methods
Frontal teaching and case report
Teaching Resources
N. Orzalesi "Oftalmologia", Antonio Delfino Editore
- Dispense fornite dal docente nel corso delle lezioni
Malattie dell'apparato visivo
MED/30 - OPHTHALMOLOGY - University credits: 2
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: Viola Francesco
Scienze tecniche mediche applicate
MED/50 - APPLIED MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY AND METHODOLOGY - University credits: 2
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: Ranno Stefano