Surgery: clinics and therapy (6th year) (qualifying activity)

A.Y. 2021/2022
Overall hours
Learning objectives
The course aims to provide students with: i) the principles of clinical diagnosis of the most frequent skin diseases and sexually transmitted diseases; ii) the knowledge of the main laboratory investigations for the diagnosis of skin diseases; iii) the knowledge of the main therapeutic treatment and dermatologic surgical procedures of skin disease.
Expected learning outcomes
i) know the fundamental principles of clinical diagnosis of the most frequent skin diseases and sexually transmitted diseases;
ii) understand which laboratory investigations are required for diagnosis of skin diseases;
iii) know the characteristics of the topical therapies and surgical procedures.
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
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.
Prerequisites for admission
Anatomy, Physiology, Semeiotics and Medical Pathology, Semeiotics and Surgical Pathology, Pharmacology
Teaching methods
Attendance in hospital wards, clinics, day hospitals, operating rooms, first aid activities, discussion of clinical cases.
Teaching Resources
F. Minni: Chirurgia Generale (2 voll.), CEA, 2019
D.F. D'Amico: Manuale di Chirurgia Generale, II Ed., Piccin, 2018
R. Dionigi: Chirurgia, VI Ed. (2 voll.), Elsevier, 2017
F.C. Brunicardi: Schwartz's Principles of Surgery, XI Ed., McGraw-Hill, 2019
J.L. Cameron, A.M. Cameron: Current Surgical Therapy, XII Ed., Elsevier, 2017
C.M. Townsend: Sabiston Textbook of Surgery, XX Ed., Elsevier, 2016
M.W. Mulholland: Greenfield's Surgery, VI Ed., Wolters Kluwert, 2016
Assessment methods and Criteria
Oral examination. The candidate must be able to carry out a clinical reasoning on the basis of a simple clinical case, also indicating the principles of therapy.
MED/18 - GENERAL SURGERY - University credits: 1
Professional training: 25 hours
Professor: Opocher Enrico