Knowing the basics of mental illness with early onset in childhood and adolescence and their course in adulthood.
The course aims to promote the understandingtion of the functions and organization of the Respiratory System. The students will learn the diagnostic procedures, the pathogenesis and clinical aspects of the main respiratory diseases.
This is a comprehensive study of the endocrine system which will allow the student to integrate and better understand the functions of the other system of the body. The pathological conditions and the diagnostic prodedures to assess the endocrine illness will be discussed.
Course aimed at learning the surgical pathologies most commonly found in psychiatric patients
To understand epidemiology, classification, clinical features and diagnostic approaches to the most common neurosurgical diseases. To gain experience about clinical correlation between neurosurgical diseases and neuropsichiatric disorders.
Lessons ad internship. Should teaching be carried out in mixed mode or remotely, it may be necessary to introduce changes with respect to previous statements, in line with the programme planned and outlined in the syllabus. Learning assessment may also be carried out on line, should the conditions require it.
Lessons with slides presentation
Should teaching be carried out in mixed mode or remotely, it may be necessary to introduce changes with respect to previous statements, in line with the programme planned and outlined in the syllabus.
Learning assessment may also be carried out on line, should the conditions require it.
The course takes place with frontal lessons, with the help of power point presentations. At the end of course the student take an oral exam to evaluate knowledge.
lectures and interactive, with discussions of short clinical cases.
Should teaching be carried out in mixed mode or remotely, it may be necessary to introduce changes with respect to previous statements, in line with the programme planned and outlined in the syllabus
Learning assessment may also be carried out on line, should the conditions require it
Frontal and remote teaching; practical training and seminars to be held in the Neurosurgical Unit, Policlinico "G. Rodolico" University Hospital, Via S. Sofia 78, Catania
Psychomotor development • Mental delay • Learning Disorders: dysgraphia, dyslexia, dyscalculia, learning disorder not otherwise specified • Communication disorders: Disorder of speech, expression and disorder mixed receptive language, speech disorder, stuttering, communication disorder not otherwise specified •Autism spetrum disorder,, Rett syndrome,• Attention Deficit Disorder / Hyperactivity • Tic Disorders: Tourette syndrome, transient tic disorder, chronic motor tics or vocal • Obsessive compulsive disorder • Anxiety disorders • Mood Disorders • Eating disorders: Anorexia, Bulimia • Enuresis • epilepsies • cerebral palsy microcephaly
Acute and chronic respiratory failure
The course allows to acquire skills about glandular disfunction, both hyperfunction and hypofunction deseases, and nodular pathology; the student acquires skill about diagnostic path, with clinical features, analysis laboratory and imaging exams. Furthermore during the course the student studyes pathophysiology of metabolic deseases like diabetes and obesity and its related complications .
Gastro-esophageal joint disorders
Changes in gastric secretion and its repercussions
Functional pathology of the rectum and anus
Abdominal and diaphragmatic wall disorders
Endocrine disorders: thyridism, hypo and hypercalcemias
Functional pathology of the colon
• Cerebro-spinal Fluid circulation diseases: diagnosis and treatment
• Cranio-cerebral hemorrhages
• Traumatic brain injuries
• Brain tumors: diagnosis and multimodal treatment
• Degenerative spine disease potentially causing neuropsichiatric disorders
• Traumatic spine injuries
• Cervical spondylotic myelopathy and cervical disc herniation
• Lumbar and thoracic spine disc herniation and spondylosis
M. Roccella "Neuropsichiatria Infantile" Piccin Eds.
DSM-V “Manuale Diagnostico e Statistico dei Disturbi Mentali” APA
Harrison’s Principi di Medicina Interna – McGraw-Hill 18° ed
1. Uniendo. Lenzi A., Lombardi G., Martino E., Vigneri R. Endocrinologia Clinica, Minerva Medica. 2011. ISBN13978-88-7711-693-2.
2. Malattie del Sistema Endocrino e del Metabolismo 5/ed. Faglia Giovanni, Beck-Peccoz Paolo. McGraw Hill Education. 2013. ISBN 9788838639753.
3. Endocrinologia e malattie del metabolismo. Colao AM, Giugliano D., Riccardi R. Idelson-Gnocchi Editore. 2014. ISBN 9788879475778.
Schwartz. Manuale di chirurgia
Neurochirurgia in 10 lezioni
Editore: Minerva Medica
Data di Pubblicazione: 2019