cod. 1004917

Academic year 2023/24
2° year of course - First semester
Giampaolo NICCOLI
Academic discipline
Malattie dell'apparato cardiovascolare (MED/11)
"altre attività quali l'informatica, attività seminariali ecc."
Type of training activity
8 hours
of face-to-face activities
1 credits
hub: -
course unit

Integrated course unit module: IMAGE DIAGNOSTICS II

Learning objectives

During the course the student will acquire specific knowledge about the
topics covered during the oral lessons. In particular, the student will
acquire specific knowledge about the cardiac anatomy. The student will
know the meaning of diagnostic tests in Cardiology


Cardiovascular anatomy

Course unit content

The seminar will be dedicated to the practical application of diagnostic tests
cardiological and in particular echocardiography, a technique that allows
study cardiac anatomy and cardiac mechanics in a context of
physiology and cardiac pathology.
in addition, topics related to coronary and structural hemodynamics techniques will be discussed, as well as the use of non-echocardiographic imaging techniques.

Full programme

CT and MRI
coronary hemodynamics
structural hemodynamics


Medicina interna sistematica di Claudio Rugarli, VIII edizione

Teaching methods

lectures will be held on site in compliance with safety standards, provided that further instructions on the ongoing health emergency are not implemented. Supporting material will be avaible on the specific, student reserved platform (Elly) and will include slide presentations, audio-video-recording of the lectures.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination.
In case of the persistence of the health emergency, the exams will be
conducted remotely, as follows:
remote oral questions, through the Teams platform (guide
Students with SLD / BSE must first contact Le Eli-che: support for
students with disabilities, D.S.A., B.E.S. (

Other information

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