Obstetrics and Gynecology

A.Y. 2021/2022
Overall hours
Learning objectives
The course aims to provide an adequate basic knowledge for the protection of women's health under a gender perspective. In particular, the course aims to achieve the specific educational objectives of pathophysiology with a preventive, diagnostic and therapeutic profile of: main functional and organic alterations (benign and non-benign) of the female genital apparatus, male and female fertility, procreation, pregnancy, prenatal morbidity, delivery, breastfeeding and puerperium, and menopause.
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the course, the student must show an adequate theoretical knowledge in the field of the physiopathology of human reproduction, obstetric and gynecological pathology (benign and non-benign). The student must also have acquired basic notions of diagnostics and therapy, in order to allowing: adequate framing of the main obstetric and gynecological problems, applications in the field of obstetric-gynecological first aid and collaboration and differential diagnosis with other medical specialties.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

More specific information on the delivery modes of training activities for academic year 2021/22 will be provided over the coming months, based on the evolution of the public health situation.
Course syllabus
Anatomy of the reproductive systemPhysiology of the functioning of the female endocrine systemPathology of the female endocrine systemBenign uterine pathologiesEndometriosisPCOSUterine and ovarian tumors, PAP testPhysiological changes of the pregnant womanGrowth and well-being of the fetusPathology of fetal growthGestational diabetesTwin pregnanciesHypertensive pathologies in pregnancy and HEELPInfections in pregnancyFeeding timeAssisted reproductionGynecological and obstetric surgical emergencies
Prerequisites for admission
Basic knowledge of biological, physiology, anatomy is required
Teaching methods
Frontal lessons
Teaching Resources
Manuale di Ostetricia e Ginecologia di G Bolis
Assessment methods and Criteria
Written and oral exam with multiple questions
MED/40 - OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY - University credits: 5
Lessons: 60 hours