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VASCULAR SURGERY 4

CODE 84119
ACADEMIC YEAR 2021/2022
CREDITS 1 credit during the 3nd year of 9291 Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques (L/SNT3) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR MED/22
LANGUAGE Italian
TEACHING LOCATION GENOVA (Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques)
SEMESTER 2° Semester
MODULES This unit is a module of:
TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

OVERVIEW

ANEURYSMS AND DISSECTIONS OF THE THORACIC AORTA
The aneurysms and thoracic aortic dissections are a major vascular diseases responsible for acute aortic syndromes

AIMS AND CONTENT

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Knowing the etiology and pathogenesis of aneurysms and thoracic aortic dissections. Identify the correct diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the patient with thoracic aortic aneurysm or dissection. Knowing the basics notions of surgical and endovascular techniques for the treatment of aneurysms and thoracic aortic dissections.

TEACHING METHODS

Teaching consists of 10 hours of training activities including 3 hours of lessons and analysis of the cases in the classroom and 7 hours of operating room

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

  • Etiology and pathogenesis of aneurysms and dissections of the thoracic aorta
  • Clinical and instrumental diagnosis
  • Surgical treatment techniques of aneurysms and dissections of the thoracic aorta
  • Technical endovascular treatment of thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissections

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

RUTHERFORD’S VASCULAR SURGERY, EIGHTH EDITION, Elsevier

ISBN: 978-1-4557-5304-8

 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

MANRICO BALBI (President)

PIETRO AMERI

GIOVANNI BIZZARRO

BIANCA PANE

FRANCO ROGGERO

ANTONIO SALSANO

FRANCESCO SANTINI

FRANCESCO CANESI (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)

LESSONS

Class schedule

All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

Oral Examination

 

ASSESSMENT METHODS

The assessment takes place through the final exam which aims to ensure the effective acquisition by the student of the expected learning outcomes.
The minimum required passing grade is 18/30, to achieve a pass the student must demonstrate that:


- Know the etiology and pathogenesis of aneurysms and thoracic aortic dissections.
- Identify the correct diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the patient with aneurysm or dissection of the thoracic aorta
- Know the basics notions of chirurgice and endovascular techniques for the treatment of aneurysms and thoracic aortic dissections.
- Being able to address the critical issues related to the possible presence of aneurysm or dissection of the thoracic aorta

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
08/06/2022 14:00 GENOVA Orale
23/06/2022 14:00 GENOVA Orale
11/07/2022 14:00 GENOVA Orale
14/09/2022 14:00 GENOVA Orale
29/09/2022 14:00 GENOVA Orale

FURTHER INFORMATION

Reception by appointment via secretary