Knowledge of imaging methods for the study of the ear and their indications; CT anatomy of the middle and inner ear; Introduction to pre-surgical imaging.
Knowledge of the anatomy and pathology of the ear.
Course unit content
Imaging methods for the study of the ear and their indications.
Introduction to pre-surgical imaging;
Production of Rx images, CT, MRI, angiography and indications for execution; CT anatomy of the middle and inner ear; MRI anatomy of the inner ear; Malformations of the inner ear; Pathology of the middle ear and the ponto-cerebellar angle; Discussion of clinical cases.
Imaging of the temporal bone” J.D. Swartz, H.R. Harnsberger.
The teaching will be carried out with lectures and interactive teaching with presentation of case studies that will give students the opportunity to confront themselves with real data and situations.
Assessment methods and criteria
The method of evaluation consists of an oral exam.
The exam will be used to verify the connection, learning and critical analysis skills acquired by the students at the end of the course.