General Pathology

Course Information
TitleΓΕΝΙΚΗ ΠΑΘΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΠΑΘΟΛΟΓΙΚΗ ΑΝΑΤΟΜΙΚΗ / General Pathology
CodeΙΑ0254
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolMedicine
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorProdromos Chytiroglou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID200000252

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Medicine (2014-2019)

Registered students: 357
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course537

Class Information
Academic Year2016 – 2017
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours6
Class ID
600058947
SectionInstructors
1. Γενική Παθολογία&Παθολογική ΑνατομικήProdromos Chytiroglou, Ioannis Kostopoulos, Valentini Tzioufa-Asimakopoulou
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • ΙΑ0245 Anatomy 1
  • ΙΑ0249 Biochemistry 1
  • ΙΑ0250 Biochemistry 2
  • ΙΑ0256 General Physiology
  • ΙΑ0264 Introduction to Biochemistry
  • ΙΑ0273 Medical Biology
  • ΙΑ0306 English Medical Terminology 1
  • ΙΑ0311 English Medical Terminology 2
  • ΙΑ0331 Anatomy 2
  • ΙΑ0332 Anatomy 3
  • ΙΑ0342 Physiology I
  • ΙΑ0343 Physiology II
  • ΙΑ0355 REGIONAL AND FUNCTIONAL ANATOMY
Learning Outcomes
Acquisition from the students of 5th semester of Medical and Denstirstry Schools the knowledge of the causes of different pathological situations, so as to study in the next semester systemic pathology
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
Course Content (Syllabus)
What is a disease (Causes and mechanisms-What causes disease), Defence against disease (The role of epidemiology in disease, The body response to infection, The acute inflammatory response, Chronic and gramulomatous inflammation, healing and repair, The immune defence against infection), Circulatory disorders (Features of circulatory disorders, Vascular occlusion and thrombosis, Atherosclerosis and hypertension, Circulatroy failure), Cell growth and its disorders (Benign grown disorders, Malignant neoplasms, What causes cancer, Molecular genetics of cancer, The behaviour of tumours, The clinical effects of tumours)
Keywords
Disease, causes, mechanisms, defence, circulation, neoplasia
Educational Material Types
  • Video lectures
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Laboratory Work
Total
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Βασική Παθολογική Ανατομική. Μια εισαγωγή στους μηχανισμούς της νόσου. Τέταρτη έκδοση. Sunil Lakhani, Susan Dilly, Caroline Finlayson. Eπιστημονικές Εκδόσεις Παρισιάνου. 2011
Additional bibliography for study
Βασική Παθολογική Ανατομία Robins.Kumar, Abbas,Αster 9η έκδοση. Επιστημονικές Εκδόσεις Παρισιάνου 2015
Last Update
04-05-2017