Pathogenetic bases of neurological and psychiatric disorders

A.A. 2017/2018
Insegnamento per
6
Crediti massimi
42
Ore totali
SSD
BIO/11 MED/13 MED/25 MED/26
Lingua
Inglese
Obiettivi formativi
To provide to the students the current knowledge of the pathogenetic mechanism, causes and clinical implication of the principal neurological and psychiatric disorders. To acquire the advances in the biological research in these fields. To understand how these diseases can affect the life expectations and autonomy of affected patients.
The comprehension of the pathological mechanisms underlying neurological and psychiatric disorders. To understand where the research on the pathogenetic mechanisms has arrived and what are the current field of biological research and what are the perspective in the study of these diseases.

Struttura insegnamento e programma

Edizione attiva
Responsabile
Moduli o unità didattiche
Endocrinology
MED/13 - ENDOCRINOLOGIA - CFU: 1
Lezioni: 7 ore

Mental health
MED/25 - PSICHIATRIA - CFU: 2
Lezioni: 14 ore
Docente: Brambilla Paolo

Molecular biology
BIO/11 - BIOLOGIA MOLECOLARE - CFU: 1
Lezioni: 7 ore
Docente: Testa Giuseppe

Neurology
MED/26 - NEUROLOGIA - CFU: 2
Lezioni: 14 ore

Prerequisiti e modalità di esame
Oral examination on the topics reported during the courses
Molecular biology
Programma
Genetics of neuropsychiatric disorders
Epigenetic mechanisms in neuropsychiatric disorders
Advanced experimental models of neuropsychiatric disorders
Therapeutic inroads for neuropsychiatric disorders
Materiale didattico e bibliografia
Slides provided by the teachers
Kandel et al. Principle of Neurosciences
Endocrinology
Programma
Physiopathology of anterior pituitary and hypothalamic system
Physiopathology of the posterior pituitary gland
Neuroendocrinology of appetite and weight control
Materiale didattico e bibliografia
Slides provided by the teachers
Kandel et al. Principle of Neurosciences
Mental health
Programma
The concept of mental disease based on DSM-5 and the Psychic Objective Exam
The basis of psychopathology I
The basis of psychopathology II
Psycosis and schizophrenia
Depression and Bipolar disorders
Anxiety Disorders and Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
Personality and Developmental Disorders
Cognitive and Neural basis of the major psychiatric disorders
Materiale didattico e bibliografia
Slides provided by the teachers
Kandel et al. Principle of Neurosciences
Neurology
Programma
Cerebrovascular diseases
Epilepsy
Infective disorders
Multiple sclerosis
Alzheimer disease and other Dementias
Parkinson's Disease
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Neuropathy
Materiale didattico e bibliografia
Slides provided by the teachers
Kandel et al. Principle of Neurosciences
Periodo
Terzo trimestre
Periodo
Terzo trimestre
Modalità di valutazione
Esame
Giudizio di valutazione
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
Docente/i
Ricevimento:
14-18
Policlinico, Padiglione Alfieri, primo piano, via Sforza 35
Ricevimento:
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