Trainingin Post Mortem examinations

Course Information
TitleΑΣΚΗΣΗ ΣΤΟ ΝΕΚΡΟΤΟΜΕΙΟ / Trainingin Post Mortem examinations
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorIoanna Stylianaki
Course ID200000743

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Ktīniatrikīs (2020-2021)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course842

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours36
Class ID
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
General Prerequisites
Attendance of courses of 7th, 8th , 9th and 10th semester requires previous successful attendance in 7 courses: general histollogy-embryology, anatomy-histology I,II,III and Physiology I, II,III.
Learning Outcomes
-to gain skills in performing necropsies on domestic animals - to identify and investigate lesions of tissues and organs that occur in pathological conditions of animals - to diagnose diseases - to understand the pathogenicity of diseases to determine the cause of death
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)
Rotating student groups of the 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th semesters attend to and train in postmortem examination of companion and productive animals. Daily training includes performance of complete necropsy by students under supervision, identification of lesions and discussions on pathological anatomy diagnosis.
Veterinary Pathology, necropsy, diagosis
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Course Organization
Laboratory Work36
Student Assessment
Examinations will be oral on the examination period of the 10th semester. Completion of 148 hours of teaching of the course “training in postmortem examination. Introduction to veterinary forensics” during the semesters 7,8,9, and 10 is required.
Student Assessment methods
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Βιβλίο [22681745]: Ειδική παθολογική ανατομική των κατοικιδίων ζώων, Βλέμμας Χ. Ιωάννης, Μπρέλλου Δ. Γεωργία Βιβλίο [32998762]: ΕΙΔΙΚΗ ΚΑΙ ΔΙΑΓΝΩΣΤΙΚΗ ΠΑΘΟΛΟΓΙΚΗ ΑΝΑΤΟΜΙΚΗ ΤΩΝ ΖΩΩΝ, ΒΑΣ. ΨΥΧΑΣ
Additional bibliography for study
-η προτεινόμενη βιβλιογραφία για τα μαθήματα Ειδική παθολογική ανατομική Ι, ΙΙ και ΙΙΙ καθώς για το μάθημα άσκηση στο νεκροτομείο του 9ου εξαμήνου. -Jubb, Kennedy and Palmer's 6th edition, Pathology og Domestic Animals -Zachary J.F, Pathologic Basis of Veterinary Disease 6th Edition.
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