Postgraduate School of Plastic Recontructive and Aesthetic Surgery

Specializzazioni mediche
Postgraduate Schools - Medicine, Healthcare, Dental Medicine
A.y. 2018/2019
Course class
Classe per Scuola di specializzazione area sanitaria
Study area
Medicine and Healthcare
Università di Pavia
Postgraduate Schools - Medicine, Healthcare, Dental Medicine
Milano, San Donato Milanese, Rozzano, Sesto San Giovanni, Castellanza, Monza, Brescia, Lodi, Pavia
Director of Specialization School
Common training objectives (or common core)
Students must acquire adequate theoretical knowledge and professional skill in the clinical and instrumental diagnosis and the treatment, also in emergency-critical situations, of the most common diseases requiring surgery. Students must acquire core competencies in the physiopathology of organs and apparatus, theoretical and practical knowledge required to identify diseases affecting the body's organ systems, theoretical and practical knowledge of the main sectors of instrumental and laboratory diagnostics pertaining to said diseases, the ability to assess links with, and the impact of, internal and specialist medicine. They must therefore be able to recognize the symptoms and clinical-functional signs of disease in organs and systems, having acquired core competencies in diagnostics, therapy, psychology and ethics for a comprehensive patient workup. To this end they must: develop the ability to clinically assess patients based on the anamnesis and objective examination; develop critical and analytical diagnostic skills; gain familiarity with the main diagnostic procedures and laboratory-instrumental analyses; recognize and be able to address the main medical emergencies; acquaint themselves with therapeutic resources to programme their best use and understand their indications and contraindications, as well as possible interactions and iatrogenic effects; acquire core competencies relating to clinical research methodologies and drug testing; understand the basic issues in prevention, public healthcare and social medicine. The student must acquire sufficient theoretical knowledge and professional skills in recognizing and treating the most common pathologies in emergency-critical situations.
Lastly, the student must also have knowledge of the clinical presentation and treatment of the most common pathologies pertaining to the other class types.

Core training objectives
Students must acquire: in-depth knowledge of physiopathology, surgical anatomy and medical surgery; competencies to complete epidemiological evaluations and the workup of clinical cases, also through the use of information systems; knowledge of the organization and management of healthcare services in accordance with the latest directives; practical experience for clinically assessing and typing patients on the basis of clinical pathology, anatomical pathology, surgical physiology and clinical practice; knowledge of the medical-legal aspects of their profession and of the laws and regulations governing healthcare.
Students must also acquire the core competencies for organizing and managing their own surgical activity in relation to the characteristics of the facility in which they will be operating.

School-specific training objectives
Students must acquire: core competencies in topographical anatomy relevant to clinical objective examinations and medical surgery, the principles of asepsis and antisepsis, problems relating to organization and environmental hygiene in the operating room; knowledge of surgical instruments and of suture materials, and of traditional and alternative surgical methods and techniques; core competencies and practical experience for personally assessing the overall condition of patients and prescribing the most effective medical or surgical treatment as a function of risks, benefits and expected outcome for each single patient.They must be able to address and solve issues pertaining to the definition and management of postoperative care and aftercare; be able to personally complete emergency surgeries based on a comprehensive evaluation of the disease and patient, having acquired core competencies in surgical anatomy and surgical medicine.In particular, the student must acquire specific competencies in the field of plastic-reconstructive surgery,
Alla Scuola si accede con concorso annuale per titoli ed esami bandito di norma entro il 28 febbraio di ciascun anno con Decreto del Ministero per il numero di posti determinati ai sensi dell'art. 35, comma 2, del Decreto Legislativo n. 368 del 1999.
Al concorso possono partecipare i laureati in Medicina e Chirurgia in data anteriore al termine di scadenza per la presentazione delle domande di partecipazione al concorso fissato dal bando, con obbligo, a pena di esclusione, di superare l'esame di Stato di abilitazione all'esercizio della professione di medico-chirurgo entro il termine fissato per l'inizio delle attività didattiche delle Scuole

Candidates are selected through an annual competition based on qualifications and examination. The call for applications is normally issued by 28 February of each year by a Ministerial Decree, and the number of places available is determined pursuant to art. 35, paragraph 2, of Legislative Decree no. 368 of 1999.
Eligible candidates are Medicine graduates who obtained their degree before the application deadline set out in the call for applications, provided that they pass the Medical Practitioner State Board Exam within the start date of the Postgraduate School programme
Milano, San Donato Milanese, Rozzano, Sesto San Giovanni, Castellanza, Monza, Brescia, Lodi, Pavia
Learning centers
L'attività didattica, formale e professionalizzante, si espleta nelle seguenti sedi:

Rete Formativa dell'Università degli Studi di Milano - Sede Amministrativa

IRCCS Policlinico San Donato
- U.O.C. Chirurgia plastica

IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas
- U.O.C. Chirurgia plastica

Gruppo Multimedica
- U.O.C. Chirurgia plastica ad indirizzo chirurgia della mano dei Presidi Ospedalieri "San Giuseppe", "Sesto San Giovanni", "Casa di Cura di Castellanza"
- U.O.C. Chirurgia plastica, ricostruttiva ed estetica del Presidio "San Giuseppe"

Fondazione IRCCS - Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori
- S.C. Chirurgia plastica e ricostruttiva

ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco
- U.O.C. Chirurgia Plastica del Presidio Ospedaliero "Fatebenefratelli e Oftalmico"

IEO - Istituto Europeo di Oncologia
- Divisione Chirurgia Plastica

ASST Grande Ospedale Metropolitano Niguarda
- S.C. Centro Ustioni e Chirurgia Plastica e Ricostruttiva

IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi
- U.O. Chirurgia plastica

Rete Formativa dell'Università degli Studi di Pavia - Sede Aggregata

ASST Spedali Civili di Brescia
- U.O. Chirurgia plastica

- U.O. Chirurgia plastica dell'Ospedale Maggiore di Lodi

ASST Monza
- U.O. Chirurgia plastica e della mano dell'Ospedale di Monza

Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo di Pavia
- U.O. Otorinolaringoiatria

Courses list

Courses or activities Professor(s) ECTS Total hours Language
Anatomia patologica 1 8 Italian
Anatomia umana 1 8 Italian
Anestesia e rianimazione tronco comune 1 15 Italian
Chirurgia generale tronco comune 26 30 Italian
Chirurgia plastica 1 25 70 Italian
Chirurgia plastica tronco comune 1 15 Italian
Farmacologia 1 8 Italian
1 8 Italian
Medicina interna tronco comune 1 15 Italian
Patologia generale 1 8 Italian
Statistica medica 1 8 Italian
Courses or activities Professor(s) ECTS Total hours Language
Chirurgia d'urgenza e del trauma tronco comune 30 90 Italian
Chirurgia plastica 2 27 70 Italian
Diagnostica per immagini 1 8 Italian
Inglese 2 16 Italian
Courses or activities Professor(s) ECTS Total hours Language
Chirurgia plastica 3 56 70 Italian
Gelmetti Carlo Mario
0.5 4 Italian
Neurochirurgia 0.5 4 Italian
Oculistica 0.5 4 Italian
Ortopedia 0.5 4 Italian
Pediatria tronco comune 1 15 Italian
Psicologia clinica 1 8 Italian
Courses or activities Professor(s) ECTS Total hours Language
Chirurgia maxillo-facciale 1 8 Italian
Chirurgia plastica 4 58 70 Italian
Chirurgia vascolare 0.5 4 Italian
Otorinolaringoiatria 0.5 4 Italian
Courses or activities Professor(s) ECTS Total hours Language
Chirurgia plastica 5 44 70 Italian
Medicina legale 1 8 Italian
Conclusive activities
Courses or activities Professor(s) ECTS Total hours Language
Prova finale
15 Italian