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METHODOLOGIES OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN OPHTHALMOLOGY

CODE 68323
ACADEMIC YEAR 2021/2022
CREDITS
  • 8 cfu during the 3nd year of 9283 ORTOTTICA ED ASSISTENZA OFTALMOLOGICA(L/SNT2) - GENOVA
  • SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR MED/50
    LANGUAGE Italian
    TEACHING LOCATION
  • GENOVA
  • SEMESTER 2° Semester
    MODULES This unit is a module of:
    TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

    OVERVIEW

    The goal of this course is to expose students to the scientific method and good clinical practice (GCP), and to introduce concepts of medical statistics, which constitutes the basis to be able to read and discuss the scientific literature, participate to the scientific debate, and design and conduct a clinical study.

    AIMS AND CONTENT

    LEARNING OUTCOMES

    To read and interpret the scientific literature; to design, conduct and present a clinical study.

    AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

    The goal of this course is to expose students to the scientific method and good clinical practice (GCP), and to introduce concepts of medical statistics, scientific writing and dissemination of scientific results. Learning outcomes include the ability to read and discuss the scientific literature, participate to the scientific debate, and design and conduct a clinical study.

    TEACHING METHODS

    Frontal lessons and debate, in person or e-learning

    SYLLABUS/CONTENT

    • The scientific method, including motivation, history and examples;
    • Clinical research protocols and study designs;
    • Concepts of medical statistics;
    • Data presentation and interpretation;
    • The good clinical practice (GCP);
    • Analysis and discussion of scientific publications.

    RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

    Provided during the class and shared on Aulaweb. Additional textbooks might be suggested during the class to delve further into specific topics.

    TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

    Exam Board

    FEDERICA BARBIERI (President)

    MARIA MUSOLINO (President)

    LUCA BAGNASCO

    MAURO COSTAGLI

    CARLO TRAVERSO

    ALDO VAGGE

    MASSIMO NICOLO' (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)

    LESSONS

    LESSONS START

    March 2021

    Class schedule

    All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

    EXAMS

    EXAM DESCRIPTION

    Oral discussion of the topics covered in class; please register at https://servizionline.unige.it/studenti/esami/

     

    ASSESSMENT METHODS

    The quality of presentation and the ability to delve further into specific topics will be evaluated

     

    Exam schedule

    Date Time Location Type Notes
    27/01/2022 15:00 GENOVA Orale
    14/02/2022 15:00 GENOVA Orale
    09/06/2022 15:00 GENOVA Orale
    14/07/2022 15:00 GENOVA Orale
    05/09/2022 15:00 GENOVA Orale