Practical activities will be used, both in-patient and out-patient setting, to consolidate technical and soft knowledge and skills developed during frontal lectures.
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the practical activities, students should be able to: - perform a dermatological examination - perform a dermoscopy - perform a histological session - recognize the main features of immunodermatological, pediatric dermatological and sexually transmitted diseases
Lesson period: First semester
(In case of multiple editions, please check the period, as it may vary)
Clinical approach to skin inspection, examination and care, skin Infectious diseases, skin allergic, inflammatory and reactive diseases, tumors of the skin, viral exanthemas, drug induced reactions.
Prerequisites for admission
To take the Dermatology exam, students must have already passed all the exams of the first and second year (Fundamentals of Basic Sciences, Cells, Molecules and Genes 1 and 2, Human Body, Functions and Mechanisms of Diseases).
Lectures and seminars. Practical activities will be used, through simulation or in the ward, to consolidate technical and soft knowledge and skills developed during frontal lectures.
The course will provide an e-book containing the full content of the lessons.
Assessment methods and Criteria
Students' evaluation will be assessed through an oral session in which the students will be challenged to apply the concepts acquired during the course on physiological or clinical problems. The exam is deemed to be passed successfully if the final grade is equal to or higher than 18/30. In the event of a full grade (30/30) honors (lode) may be granted with the consent of all the professors. Registration to the exam through SIFA is mandatory.