Infectious diseases

Struttura insegnamento e programma

Edizione attiva
Moduli o unità didattiche
Infectious diseases
MED/17 - MALATTIE INFETTIVE - CFU: 5
Lezioni: 60 ore

Pharmacology
BIO/14 - FARMACOLOGIA - CFU: 1
Lezioni: 12 ore

Informazioni sul programma
Programma d'insegnamento
· Lecture 1. ID - Introduction to Infectious Diseases
· Lecture 2. ID - The Respiratory System part 1
· Lecture 3. ID - The Respiratory System part 2
· Lecture 4. ID - The Respiratory System part 3
· Lecture 5. ID - Tuberculosis
· Lecture 6. ID - Viral exanthems
· Lecture 7. ID - Skin and soft tissue (SST) infections
· Lecture 8. ID - Bone and joint infections
· Lecture 9. ID - The Gastrointestinal (GI) System part 1
· Lecture 10. ID - The Gastrointestinal (GI) System part 2
· Lecture 11. ID - Infections from animals
· Lecture 12. ID - Heart infections
· Lecture 13. ID - Urinary tract infections (UTI)
· Lecture 14. ID - Sexually transmitted diseases (STD)
· Lecture 15. ID - The Central Nervous System (CNS) part 1
· Lecture 16. ID - The Central Nervous System (CNS) part 2
· Lecture 17. ID - Typhoid fever and Listeriosis
· Lecture 18. PH - General principles of antimicrobial therapy
· Lecture 19. PH - Antibiotic classification
· Lecture 20- ID/PH - General principles of antimicrobial therapy - different clinical scenarios (4 hours)
· Lecture 21- ID/PH - The critically ill patient: general principles of antimicrobial therapy (4 hours)
· Lecture 22. ID/PH - Principles of antibiotic use, infection control and antimicrobial stewardship (4 hours)
· Lecture 23. ID - Herpetic infections
· Lecture 24. ID - HIV and AIDS part 1
· Lecture 25. ID - HIV and AIDS part 2
· Lecture 26. ID - HIV and AIDS part 3
· Lecture 27. PH - Antiviral agents
· Lecture 28. ID - Vector-borne and emerging/neglected diseases part 1
· Lecture 29. ID - Vector-borne and emerging/neglected diseases part 2
· Lecture 30. ID - Vector-borne and emerging/neglected diseases part 3
· Lecture 31. ID - Parasitic diseases
· Lecture 32. ID - Fungal diseases
· Lecture 33. PH - Antifungal agents
· Lecture 34. ID - Case method

Bibliografia di riferimento
· Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's, "Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases"
· "Infectious Diseases", edited by Jonathan Cohen, M Sc, FRCP, FRCPath, FRCPE, FMedSci, William G. Powderly, MD and Steven M. Opal, MD
· "Malattie Infettive" di Moroni, Esposito, Antinori
Review articles on specific topics will be provided.
Prerequisiti e modalità di esame
Modalità di erogazione del corso di insegnamento:
Lectures and seminars; discussion of clinical cases and journal club; clerkships.

Modalità di svolgimento dell'esame di profitto:
Students assessment is based on oral examinations of PH and ID, that must be taken in the same session. The final mark is the weighted average of the two oral marks.
Periodo
Primo semestre
Modalità di valutazione
Esame
Giudizio di valutazione
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
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