Andrology and Obstetrical-Gynecological Clinics

A.Y. 2018/2019
Lesson for
8
Max ECTS
88
Overall hours
SSD
VET/10
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
General goals of the course:
The course aims to provide the students a practical-based learning for a correct clinical management of the more common male and female genital diseases in domestic animals and for the correct management of domestic animals reproduction.
Goals to achieve:
1) Knowledge and understanding: the student is required to demonstrate the basic knowledge about the etiopathogenesis, diagnostic work-up and clinical management of the more common male and female genital diseases in domestic animals and for the correct management of domestic animals reproduction.
2) Ability to apply knowledge and understanding: the student is required to demonstrate the ability the acquired knowledge for the correct diagnosis and clinical management of the more common male and female genital diseases in domestic animals and for the correct management of domestic animals reproduction.
3) Autonomy of judgement: the student must learn proactively and critically the informations provided by the teachers and by the teaching textbooks for the clinical management of the more common male and female genital diseases in domestic animals and for the correct management of domestic animals reproduction.
4) Communication skills: the student must be able to communicate, as learned thanks to theoretical and practices, to animal owners and colleagues, with correct scientific terminology, the diagnostic course and clinical management of the more common male and female genital diseases in domestic animals and the correct management of domestic animals reproduction.

Course structure and Syllabus

Active edition
Yes
Responsible
Modulo: Andrologia e clinica andrologica veterinaria
VET/10 - VETERINARY CLINICAL OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY - University credits: 3
Practicals: 16 hours
Lessons: 16 hours
Shifts:
Attività esercitative ripetute a gruppi di studenti
Professors: Groppetti Debora, Pecile Alessandro, Veronesi Maria Cristina
Modulo: Clinica ostetrica e ginecologica veterinaria
VET/10 - VETERINARY CLINICAL OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY - University credits: 5
Practicals: 32 hours
Lessons: 24 hours
Professor: Cremonesi Fausto
Shifts:
Professor: Cremonesi Fausto
Attività esercitative ripetute a gruppi di studenti
Professor: Cremonesi Fausto
ATTENDING STUDENTS
Modulo: Andrologia e clinica andrologica veterinaria
Syllabus
AIMS OF THE COURSE
In this course the students will be actively involved in the management of andrological patients. Under the supervision of the teacher, they will perform a complete andrological work-up aimed to male breeding soundness evaluation or management of andrological patients. Students will be directly involved in the collection of patients signalment and medical history, will perform the clinical examination, coupled to ultrasound examination when necessary, opening discussion about findings and needs for supplementary investigations in order to make a definite diagnosis and to choose the most appropriate therapy for andrological patients. The students will also be involved in the collection, evaluation and possible storage of semen during male breeding soundness evaluation. In addition, the students will directly participate to surgery, as assistant surgeon, anaesthesiologist and surgery room's operator, during surgery of small animals male genital system The module includes one part of theoretical teaching (16 hours) and another part of practises (16 hours) with direct involvement of the students in the clinical work up of the male patient.
LECTURES
Andrologic clinical examination: examination in the male breeder and in the male patient, semen collection and evaluation, certification (4 h)
Testicular Maldescent: etiopathogenesis, clinical presentation and medical or surgical management (2 h)
PRACTICES
Self evaluation test about male genital system morphology and function (2 h/student)
Management of simulated clinical cases by small groups of students (in class): clinical cases about the more common testicular, sexual glands, penile and preputial diseases, and clinical cases about male contraception or male breeders management (6 h/student)
Management of andrologic clinical cases by groups of students (clinic, surgery room, laboratory): Andrologic clinical examination, collection and evaluation of semen, male genital system ultrasonography, male genital system surgery and management of the surgical patient
(8 h/student)
NON-ATTENDING STUDENTS
Modulo: Andrologia e clinica andrologica veterinaria
Syllabus
not applicable
Lesson period
First semester
Lesson period
First semester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi