this course will help the students to get knowledge of epidemiological, physiopathological, clinical aspects of the most important internal medicine diseases
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Course unit content
The classes will help to get knowledge of epidemiological, physiopathological, clinical and therapeutical aspects of internal medicine diseases
General aspects. of cardiovascular diseases, atherosclerosis, basis of liver diseases, anemias (Iron-B12-Folic acid deficiency) chronic diseases anemia and hemolytic anemias, osteoporosis and vitamina D deficiency, renal acute insufficiency, Deep venous thrombosis and Pulmonary embolism, coagulopaties, and FOO.
1) Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, XVIII° ed. Mc Grow Hill ed.2) Rugarli, Medicina Interna sistematica VI° ed, elsevier ed.
All classes will start from the description of a real patient, and then during the description of the different aspect of the disease the real clinical aspect of single patients wil be taken into consideration.
Assessment methods and criteria
oral examination, inorder to verify the knowledge in a wide way focusing on the different aspects discussed during the classes.