Paediatric Surgery

Course Information
TitleΠΑΙΔΟΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΙΚΗ / Paediatric Surgery
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorDimitrios Sfoungaris
Course ID200000326

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
1. Α΄ Παιδοχειρουργική
2. Β΄ Παιδοχειρουργική
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course students will take and then present the history of a patient. They will build a strong background knowledge about the development of natural and pathological disorders of water, Electrolyte and acid-base balance on neonatal, infant and child age. They will be able to diagnose diseases of childhood by clinical examination. They will be able to make differential diagnosis and recommend the appropriate treatment. They will acquire advanced knowledge on neonatal, infant and child age. Prospects and developments of Pediatric Surgery
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
Course Content (Syllabus)
In the scientific area of Pediatric surgery, is included the treatment congenital malformations and acquired surgical diseases brought by the birth of the child until the age of 14 years. The specialty of Pediatric Surgery involves the whole cycle of life and involves all body systems except from the cardiovascular. Finally it is important to emphasize that although it is considered a relevant specialty with General Surgery, it is an independent specialty, having completely detached from General Surgery. This is due to the fact that children are not a miniature of an adult, but that the little patient is a rapid growing organism with multiple special needs.
surgery for Children surgical Diseases
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
Laboratory Work50.2
Clinical Practice50.2
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities50.2
Student Assessment
The evaluation of students is carried out with questions during the lectures, with written assignments and with the final exam of the semester.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Επιλογή 1 Τίτλος Συγγράμματος Χειρουργική Παίδων – Νεογνική Χειρουργική Συγγραφέας/είς Αν. Πετρόπουλος Εκδοτικός Οίκος Copy City ISBN 9789609551007 Έτος έκδοσης 2011 Κωδικό στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ 12866459 Επιλογή 2 Τίτλος Συγγράματος Σύγχρονη Κλινική Παιδοχειρουργική – Διάγνωση και Θεραπεία Συγγραφέας/είς Γ. Βάος Εκδοτικός Οίκος Πασχαλίδης ISBN 9789604891559 Έτος έκδοσης 2011 Κωδικό στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ 13256999
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