Clinical oncology and radiotherapy (clerkship)

A.A. 2019/2020
3
Crediti massimi
75
Ore totali
SSD
MED/06 MED/36
Lingua
Italiano
Obiettivi formativi
Practical activities will be used, through simulation or in the ward, to consolidate technical and soft knowledge and skills developed during frontal lectures. With the tutor: Evaluation of radiological scans TAC, PET, RX, etc. - Patients physical examinations - Partecipation to multidisciplinary board.
Risultati apprendimento attesi
Ability to collect serious anamnestic hystory before cancer; Ability to detect sign and/or symptoms of disease; Ability to evaluate radiological examinations to be performed for cancer stadiation.
Programma e organizzazione didattica

Edizione unica

Prerequisiti
To take the Clinical Oncology and Radiotherapy exam, students must have already passed all the exams of the first and second year (Fundamentals of Basic Sciences, Cells, Molecules and Genes 1 and 2, Human Body, Functions and Mechanisms of Diseases).
Modalità di verifica dell’apprendimento e criteri di valutazione
The examination is based on a multiple-choice test (56 questions, each one with only one correct answer). Test duration: 90 minutes. Each correct answer corresponds to 0.55 points (no penalties will be given to missing or wrong answers). The final mark is the sum of the points obtained in each question.
The exam is deemed to be passed successfully if the final grade is equal to or higher than 18/30. If the number of correct questions exceeds 54, honors (lode) is granted.
Registration to the exam through SIFA is mandatory.
Medical oncology
Programma
Oncology. Clinical methodology in Oncology. Clinical approach to patients with breast cancer and cancers of the female genital tract: patients with gastrointestinal cancers; lung cancer, prostate cancer (diagnosis and therapies, complications of cancer treatment), unknown primary cancers, Head & neck cancer, complications of cancer disease
Introduction to multidisciplinary cancer treatment approach.
Nuclear Medicine: imaging and therapy
Metodi didattici
Lectures will be provided favoring an interactive climate. Practical activities will be used, through simulation or in the ward, to consolidate technical and soft knowledge and skills developed during frontal lectures.
Materiale di riferimento
· Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, McGraw Hill 19th Edition, chapters: # 3, 4, 10, 15, 17, 18, 91, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 120, 121, 122, 125 (also available as ebook in the digital library of the University of Milano http://www.sba.unimi.it/)
· Papadakis MA et al Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment, McGraw Hill chapter on the 2017 Edition: # 9
· Robbins and Cotran. Pathologic basis of Disease (9th Edition)
· Goodman & Gilman's. "The pharmacological basis of therapeutics". 12th Edition. The McGraw-Hill companies
· Slides and scientific material provided during lectures
Radiology and radiotherapy
Programma
Radiotherapy: Radiobiology and radioprotection
Clinical approach to indications, combinations with other modalities, techniques, side effects (prevention and management); radiotherapy alone and in combination with other modalities.
Metodi didattici
Lectures will be provided favoring an interactive climate. Practical activities will be used, through simulation or in the ward, to consolidate technical and soft knowledge and skills developed during frontal lectures.
Materiale di riferimento
· Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, McGraw Hill 19th Edition, chapters: # 3, 4, 10, 15, 17, 18, 91, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 120, 121, 122, 125 (also available as ebook in the digital library of the University of Milano http://www.sba.unimi.it/)
· Papadakis MA et al Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment, McGraw Hill chapter on the 2017 Edition: # 9
· Robbins and Cotran. Pathologic basis of Disease (9th Edition)
· Goodman & Gilman's. "The pharmacological basis of therapeutics". 12th Edition. The McGraw-Hill companies
· Slides and scientific material provided during lectures
Moduli o unità didattiche
Medical oncology
MED/06 - ONCOLOGIA MEDICA - CFU: 2
Clerkship (att.prof.): 50 ore
Turni:
Group 2
Docente: Casali Paolo Giovanni
Group 4
Docente: Curigliano Giuseppe

Radiology and radiotherapy
MED/36 - DIAGNOSTICA PER IMMAGINI E RADIOTERAPIA - CFU: 1
Clerkship (att.prof.): 25 ore

Siti didattici
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