INTERVENTIONAL ANGIOGRAPHIC TECHNIQUES
cod. 1004897

Academic year 2021/22
2° year of course - First semester
Professor
- Massimo DE FILIPPO
Academic discipline
Diagnostica per immagini e radioterapia (MED/36)
Field
Scienze e tecniche di radiologia medica per immagini e radioterapia
Type of training activity
Characterising
16 hours
of face-to-face activities
2 credits
hub: -
course unit
in ITALIAN

Integrated course unit module: IMAGE DIAGNOSTICS II

Learning objectives

- to familiarize with the technical basis of the main diagnostic and interventional imaging techniques
- to achieve the basics of interventional radiography for the main disorders
- to apply the basics and appropriateness criteria of the main tools of diagnostic and interventional imaging in the clinical and surgical settings
- to read and understand the clinical indications

Prerequisites

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Course unit content

Technical basis of the diagnostic and interventional imaging (mono- and biplanar angiography)
- Basic knowledge of radioprotection for both healthcare worker and patients
- Basic knowledge of diagnostic and interventional imaging of the main disorders
- Indications and appropriateness of the diagnostic investigations

Full programme

- Methods of imaging: physical assumptions and principles of image formation
- Diagnostic process

Interventional Imaging of:
- chest diseases
- aorta
- liver
- biliary tract
- spleen
- pancreatic
- alimentary canal
- urinary tract
- nervous system
- brain

Bibliography

- DIAGNOSTICA PER IMMAGINI E RADIOTERAPIA
CITTADINI GIORGIO; CITTADINI GIUSEPPE; SARDANELLI FRANCESCO
Ecig, 2008, 6° edizione
- materials by teacher

Teaching methods

Lectures and practical sessions for small groups of students.

Assessment methods and criteria

The course objectives achievement will be verified as follows:
1) A written and/or oral test after some lectures.
Questions aim to verify students knowledge and understanding of the lectures key points. The average score will be averaged with that of the final oral test

Other information

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