General Surgery - Clinical skills

A.Y. 2019/2020
3
Max ECTS
45
Overall hours
SSD
MED/18
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course aims to:
1. Complete the learning process in pathologies of surgical interest, under the diagnostic differential profile, pointing out the need to be able to do a rational choice of medical tests, draw conclusions and define basics of therapy.
2. Complete the learning process of concepts acquired by the student in previous years.
Please note: complex clinical syndroms in emergency (ie shock, peritonitis, bowel obstruction) under surgical relevance, would be treated attending the course on medical-surgical urgencies and emergencies
The student should:
1. show to know topics on surgical pathology, surgical anatomy and fisiopathology correlated
2. be able to indicate for each topic frequences and prevalence, emergency, diagnostic and therapeutic possibilities, severity
3. formulate a diagnostic hypotheses, differential too
4. know to indicate less invasive physical diagnostic, laborathories and instrumental clinical examinations
5. be able to propose to patients different medical and surgical therapeutic solutions, evaluate advantages, risks and conseguences
6. be able to formulate a quoad vitam and quoad valetudinem prognosis
7. know the right instruments and the easiest surgical measures that the family doctor should be able to solve
Expected learning outcomes
This course aims to conduct the student to formulate an appropriate case history and physical examination of the patient and to define correctly the diagnostic procedure, following the surgical indications of the ward physicians.
Approach to medications of simple and complicated surgical wounds and evaluation of patient under ultrasound guidance.
Course syllabus and organization

Linea: Policlinico

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.

Obesity surgery + case reports
proctology
liver transplantation
pancreas tumors + case reports
pancreatitis
prevention and treatment of biliary tract lesions

MALE GENITALIA PATHOLOGY AND PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA
· Pathogenesis, epidemiology and clinic
· Diagnostic evaluation and differential diagnosis
· Medical treatment
· Surgical treatment

UROLITHIASIS
· Pathogenesis, epidemiology and clinic
· Diagnostic evaluation
· Medical treatment
· Surgical endoscopic treatment

UROTHELIAL & KIDNEY CANCER
· Epidemiology, risk factors and clinic
· Diagnostic
· Conservative and radical therapy (surgical e non-surgical)

PROSTATE AND TESTIS CANCER
· Epidemiology, risk factors and clinic
· Diagnostic evaluation
· Conservative and radical therapy (surgical e non-surgical)

CLINICAL CASE DISCUSSION
· interaction
· critical analysis
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.

To have attended lessons of V and VI year of course

To have passed the following exams: Systems and Diseases I and II, Pharmacology, Anatomic Pathology and Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Therapy
Teaching methods
Attendance in hospital wards, outpatient clinics, day hospital, operating room, first aid activities, discussion of clinical cases
Lectures, exercises, seminars, case reports, live surgery
Teaching Resources
Chirurgia.
Basi teoriche e Chirurgia generale (vol. 1) - Chirurgia specialistica (vol. 2) di Renzo Dionigi

Sabiston Textbook of Surgery, 18th Edition - Expert Consult Premium Edition: Enhanced Online Features and Print
By Courtney M. Townsend, Jr., MD, R. Daniel Beauchamp, MD, B. Mark Evers, MD and Kenneth L. Mattox, MD

Hardbound, 2384 pages
Published: NOV-2007
ISBN 10: 1-4160-3675-X
ISBN 13: 978-1-4160-3675-3
Imprint: SAUNDERS

Manuale di Chirurgia Generale di D.F. D' Amico

II Edizione Riveduta e Aggiornata
Opera in 2 volumi

Edizioni Piccin

Chirurgia Generale Francesco Minni

I Edizione 2019

Opera in 1 volume

Casa Editrice CEA

Smith & Tanagho's GENERAL UROLOGY

di Jack W. McAninch, Tom F. Lue

18ma o 19ma Edizione

ISBN-13: 978-0071624978

ISBN-10: 007162497X

Amazon o formato Kindle

Atlante di Urologia AIU: Accademia Italiana Urologia

Le Scuole di Specializzazione in Urologia delle Università Italiane

Edizioni 2018

formato Kindle
Assessment methods and Criteria
Oral test
MED/18 - GENERAL SURGERY - University credits: 3
Professional training: 45 hours

Linea: San Donato

MED/18 - GENERAL SURGERY - University credits: 3
Professional training: 45 hours

Linea: San Giuseppe

MED/18 - GENERAL SURGERY - University credits: 3
Professional training: 45 hours