Occupational Medicine

A.Y. 2020/2021
6
Max ECTS
72
Overall hours
SSD
MED/44
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Undefined
Expected learning outcomes
Undefined
Course syllabus and organization

Linea: Policlinico

Responsible
Until attendance in the departments is authorized again, practical resources will be available online to replace professionalizing activities
Course syllabus
Occupational Medicine: history, fundamental concepts, legislation, operating structures
Work history - INAIL insurance
Biological monitoring and health surveillance
Classification of risk agents
The exposure limit values
Irritating agents: skin, respiratory system, eye
Allergic dermatopathies
Allergic bronchopneumopathies
Pneumoconiosis
Solvent exposure and related health effects
Occupational cancers and carcinogens
Stress and work; shift work
Physical agents: pathologies from vibrations and noise
Musculoskeletal disorders
Exposure to metals and main health effects
Alcohol and drug use in work environment
Air pollution and health
Epigenetic markers and exposure to environmental and occupational toxicants
Prerequisites for admission
NO PREREQUISITES
Teaching methods
The course takes place mainly with lectures. Small group exercises are planned for the execution and reading of Respiratory Function Tests and Professional Audiometries.
Students are invited to collect a work history which are discussed with the teacher at the end of the course
Teaching Resources
"Medicina del Lavoro (Lavoro, ambiente, salute)" a cura di Pier Alberto Bertazzi Cortina Editore, 2013
Assessment methods and Criteria
WRITTEN AND ORAL TEST.
The written test consists of 25 multiple choice questions plus 5 open ended questions.
The evaluation is out of thirty
The results of the written test are published on the ARIEL website dedicated to the course and the student must communicate whether he/she accepts or rejects the mark
For those who obtain the 29/30 assessment in the written test, the possibility of an integration with a supplementary oral test to have 30/30 is provided
If the student refuses the mark of the written test, he/she must take the oral exam again
MED/44 - OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE - University credits: 6
Lessons: 72 hours

Linea: San Donato

Responsible
Lectures will still take place in classrooms, if students can't reach the buildings we might consider alternative ways.
Course syllabus
Occupational Medicine: history, fundamental concepts, legislation, operating structures
Work history - INAIL insurance
Biological monitoring and health surveillance
Classification of risk agents
The exposure limit values
Irritating agents: skin, respiratory system, eye
Allergic dermatopathies
Allergic bronchopneumopathies
Pneumoconiosis
Solvent exposure and related health effects
Occupational cancers and carcinogens
Stress and work; shift work
Physical agents: pathologies from vibrations and noise
Musculoskeletal disorders
Exposure to metals and main health effects
Alcohol and drug use in work environment
Air pollution and health
Epigenetic markers and exposure to environmental and occupational toxicants
Prerequisites for admission
NO PREREQUISITES
Teaching methods
The course takes place mainly with lectures. Small group exercises are planned for the execution and reading of Respiratory Function Tests and Professional Audiometries.
Students are invited to collect a work history which are discussed with the teacher at the end of the course
Teaching Resources
"Medicina del Lavoro (Lavoro, ambiente, salute)" a cura di Pier Alberto Bertazzi Cortina Editore, 2013
Assessment methods and Criteria
WRITTEN AND ORAL TEST.
The written test consists of 25 multiple choice questions plus 5 open ended questions.
The evaluation is out of thirty
The results of the written test are published on the ARIEL website dedicated to the course and the student must communicate whether he/she accepts or rejects the mark
For those who obtain the 29/30 assessment in the written test, the possibility of an integration with a supplementary oral test to have 30/30 is provided
If the student refuses the mark of the written test, he/she must take the oral exam again
MED/44 - OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE - University credits: 6
Lessons: 72 hours

Linea: San Giuseppe

Responsible
Lectures will still take place in classrooms, if students can't reach the buildings we might consider alternative ways.
Course syllabus
Occupational Medicine: history, fundamental concepts, legislation, operating structures
Work history - INAIL insurance
Biological monitoring and health surveillance
Classification of risk agents
The exposure limit values
Irritating agents: skin, respiratory system, eye
Allergic dermatopathies
Allergic bronchopneumopathies
Pneumoconiosis
Solvent exposure and related health effects
Occupational cancers and carcinogens
Stress and work; shift work
Physical agents: pathologies from vibrations and noise
Musculoskeletal disorders
Exposure to metals and main health effects
Alcohol and drug use in work environment
Air pollution and health
Epigenetic markers and exposure to environmental and occupational toxicants
Prerequisites for admission
NO PREREQUISITES
Teaching methods
The course takes place mainly with lectures. Small group exercises are planned for the execution and reading of Respiratory Function Tests and Professional Audiometries.
Students are invited to collect a work history which are discussed with the teacher at the end of the course
Teaching Resources
"Medicina del Lavoro (Lavoro, ambiente, salute)" a cura di Pier Alberto Bertazzi Cortina Editore, 2013
Assessment methods and Criteria
WRITTEN AND ORAL TEST.
The written test consists of 25 multiple choice questions plus 5 open ended questions.
The evaluation is out of thirty
The results of the written test are published on the ARIEL website dedicated to the course and the student must communicate whether he/she accepts or rejects the mark
For those who obtain the 29/30 assessment in the written test, the possibility of an integration with a supplementary oral test to have 30/30 is provided
If the student refuses the mark of the written test, he/she must take the oral exam again
MED/44 - OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE - University credits: 6
Lessons: 72 hours
Professor(s)
Reception:
appointment to be agreed by email
Clinica del Lavoro, second floor