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INTERNAL MEDICINE

CODE 67037
ACADEMIC YEAR 2021/2022
CREDITS
  • 4 cfu during the 2nd year of 9297 TECNICHE ORTOPEDICHE(L/SNT3) - GENOVA
  • SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR MED/09
    LANGUAGE Italian
    TEACHING LOCATION
  • GENOVA
  • SEMESTER 1° Semester
    MODULES This unit is a module of:
    TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

    OVERVIEW

    The course of Internal Medicine includes lectures on topics of internal medicine character that can represent or complicating comorbid patients with orthopedic disorders.

    The course of skin and venereal diseases includes lectures on topics related to the structure of the skin and major skin diseases.

    The course of medical-surgical rehabilitation provides an introductory lesson and lessons on neurological rehabilitation, cardio-respiratory and post-surgical.

    AIMS AND CONTENT

    LEARNING OUTCOMES

    Acquire knowledge of internal medicine with particular regard to metabolic diseases (such as diabetes, vascular arterial and venous). Knowing the major skin diseases, especially related to food intolerance, allergies, suffering from bedsores. Acquire skills on the principles of rehabilitation and re-education of patients in medical treatment and / or surgery.

    AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

    The course aims to provide students with the basics in internal medicine with particular regard to metabolic diseases (such as diabetes), cardiovascular, respiratory, joint, and immunomediate diseases with joint involvement. The acquisition of knowledge in the field of allergic reactions is fundamental in the cultural growth of future orthopedic technicians.

    At the end of the course, the student will be able to recognize the symptoms and / or signs of the most common pathologies of international interest and to critically evaluate the involvement of other health professionals (doctors, speech therapists, physiotherapists, etc.) in order to plan a appropriate diagnostic-therapeutic procedure. The extension of internal knowledge will allow the design of orthopedic aids most appropriate to the individual case, even with materials that reduce the risk of allergic or immune-mediated reactions.

    TEACHING METHODS

    The course provides for the holding of lectures.

    SYLLABUS/CONTENT

     

    The course of Internal Medicine includes the following lessons:

     Fever

     Arthralgias

     Heart failure

     Diabetes mellitus

     Chest pain

     Syncope / fainting

     High blood pressure

     Allergic reactions

     Dyspnea

     Renal failure


    The course of skin and venereal diseases includes the following lessons:

    ANATOMY OF THE SKIN

    Macroscopic and microscopic characters of the skin.

    The pilosebaceous units: the hair; the sebaceous gland; the apocrine sweat gland.

    The eccrine sweat glands.

    The apparatus nail

    Vascularization of the skin.

    Innervation of the skin.

    FUNCTIONS OF THE SKIN

    INJURIES ELEMENTARY

    primitive elementary lesions.

    Secondary basic lesions.

    pathognomonic elementary lesions.

    DERMATOSIS eczematose

    atopic dermatitis

    Irritant contact dermatitis (DIC)

    Allergic contact dermatitis (ACD)

    DERMATOSIS VIRAL

    Herpes simplex and zoster

    common warts

    molluscum contagiosum

    parasitosis

    Scabies

    pediculosis

    phthiriasis

    DERMATOSIS BACTERIA

    bullous impetigo

    superficial and deep pyoderma

    MYCOSIS SKIN

    immune-mediated diseases

    Psoriasis

    Lichen ruber planus

    Urticaria

    vasculitis

    Kaposi's disease

    erythema nodosum

    SKIN CANCER

    Basal cell and squamous cell skin cancer

    Melanoma


    The course of Medical and Surgical Rehabilitation includes the following lessons:

    introduction to rehabilitation

    neurological rehabilitation: - neuronal plasticity

                                          - Introduction to diseases


    cardio-respiratory rehabilitation

    post abdominal surgery rehabilitation

    post orthopedic surgery rehabilitation: - prostheses

                                                             - synthesis

                                                             - arthroscopy

     

     

     

     

    RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

    No specific text is recommended. The slides of the lessons are sufficient

    TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

    Exam Board

    LAURA MORI (President)

    EMANUELE CLAUDIO COZZANI

    GIUSEPPE MURDACA (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)

    LESSONS

    LESSONS START

    The lessons were held in the first semester of the second year of the course from the month of October and ending in December.

    Class schedule

    All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

    EXAMS

    EXAM DESCRIPTION

    Oral

    ASSESSMENT METHODS

    The student must demonstrate that he / she has understood the etiopathogenetic bases and the diagnostic / therapeutic procedure of the described pathologies. The oral examination allows to evaluate the basic knowledge of the student of the various diseases described.

    Exam schedule

    Date Time Location Type Notes
    11/01/2022 15:00 GENOVA Orale
    15/02/2022 15:00 GENOVA Orale
    07/06/2022 15:00 GENOVA Orale
    05/07/2022 15:00 GENOVA Orale
    06/09/2022 15:00 GENOVA Orale

    FURTHER INFORMATION

    No additional special activities are planned.