Multidisciplinary Seminars and Insights ( II year)

A.Y. 2019/2020
Overall hours
Learning objectives
- acquisition of specific knowledge of the pharmacological principles of the drugs used in the treatment of the main circulatory system pathologies
Expected learning outcomes
- Knowledge of drugs used in specific diseases:
o Antihypertensive drugs
o Diuretic drugs
o anticoagulants
o Antiaggregatings
o antihyperlipidemic
o Drugs for the treatment of congestive heart failure
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Course syllabus
Antihypertensive drugs (Treatment of hypertension)
Diuretic drugs (Diuretics).
Congestive heart failure (Pharmacological treatment of heart failure).
Antiplatelet, anticoagulants and thrombolytic drugs (platelet, anticoagulant and fibrinolytic drugs)
Antihyperlipidemic drugs (Drug therapy for hypercholesterolemia and dyslipidemia).
Prerequisites for admission
General pharmacology skills acquired during the first year of attendance are required.
Teaching methods
The courses will include lectures with the possible addition of laboratory exercises
Teaching Resources
Le basi della Farmacologia
Richard D.Howland e Mary J. Mycek, Zanichelli editore
Assessment methods and Criteria
The exam will be written. It will be composed of open questions, in addition it will be possible, at the discretion of the teacher, to carry out an integrative oral test.
- University credits: 1
Lessons: 10 hours
Professor: Sibilia Valeria