cod. 08732

Academic year 2012/13
1° year of course - Second semester
Academic discipline
Ginecologia e ostetricia (MED/40)
Interdisciplinari e cliniche
Type of training activity
20 hours
of face-to-face activities
2 credits
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course unit
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Integrated course unit module: OBSTETRICS AND GENERAL HYGIENE

Learning objectives

The course aims to make the student able to acquire and understand the physiology of early pregnancy


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Course unit content

In the first part of the course explains the bases of physiology and embryology of the placenta , of amniotic fluid and of fetal adnexa .
The second part covers the aspects related to fecundation, menstruation, contraception (mechanisms).
In the third part of the course discusses the various aspects of pregnancy:
- normal pregnancy, twin physiological pregnancy and signs of disease; - extra-uterine pregnancy; - vesicular mole; miscarriage (notes); obstetric sonogram (notes)

Full programme

Physiology of the placenta
Embryology of the placenta, of the amniotic fluid and of the fetal adnexa
Fecundation, menstruation, contraception (mechanisms)
Pregnancy: normal pregnancy, twin pregnancy-physiological signs of disease, - extra-uterine pregnancy; - vesicular mole
Miscarriage (notes)
Obstetric sonogram (notes).


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Teaching methods


Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam

Other information

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