Pharmacology II

Course Information
TitleΦΑΡΜΑΚΟΛΟΓΙΑ 2 / Pharmacology II
CodeΙΑ0340
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolMedicine
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorDimitrios Kouvelas
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID200000338

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

Registered students: 457
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course745.5

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours5
Class ID
600150283
SectionInstructors
1. Α' ΕΡΓ. ΦΑΡΜΑΚΟΛΟΓΙΑΣ
2. ΕΡΓ. ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗΣ ΦΑΡΜΑΚΟΛΟΓΙΑΣ
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Type of the Course
  • Background
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • ΙΑ0366 Introduction to Pathological Physiology
  • ΙΑ0249 Biochemistry 1
  • ΙΑ0250 Biochemistry 2
  • ΙΑ0256 General Physiology
  • ΙΑ0264 Introduction to Biochemistry
  • ΙΑ0273 Medical Biology
  • ΙΑ0297 Microbiology I
  • ΙΑ0298 Microbiology 2
  • ΙΑ0320 Internal Medicine I
  • ΙΑ0339 Pharmacology I
  • ΙΑ0342 Physiology I
  • ΙΑ0343 Physiology II
General Prerequisites
The above subjects are regarded as prerequisites for the understanding of the course Pharmacology II. There are no prerquisites by law.
Learning Outcomes
Αfter completing the course, students will be able to understand the basic concepts of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, as well as the mechanisms of action, clinical relevance, indications, efficacy, contra-indications, adverse reactions, drug-drug interactions, and toxicity of drugs affecting the cardiovascular, pulmonary, endocrine, urogenital, musculoskeletal, gastrointestinal, and immune systems, as well as chemotherapeutics, anti-inflammatory drugs, vitamins, trace elements and antidotes, in humans.
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Pharmacology of the respiratory, endocrine, genital, musculoskeletal, urinary, gastrointestinal and immune systems, chemotherapy for cancer and for bacterial, virus, fungal and parasitic infections, skin pharmacology, vitamins, trace elements and antidotes, drug dependence, pharmacogenetics, pharmacogenomics and drug prescribing, in humans
Keywords
systematic pharmacology, chemotherapy, indications, contraindications, mecahnism of action, pharmacokinetics, side effects, poisoning antidotes, pharmacogenetics
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures501.9
Reading Assigment200.8
Tutorial501.9
Written assigments210.8
Exams20.1
Total1435.5
Student Assessment
Description
Written and/or oral exams at the end of the semester (February) and during the examination period of September.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. GOODMAN & GILLMANS Η ΦΑΡΜΑΚΟΛΟΓΙΚΗ ΒΑΣΗ ΤΗΣ ΘΕΡΑΠΕΥΤΙΚΗΣ,Έκδοση: 2η έκδ./2015 Συγγραφείς: Brunton L. ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ BROKEN HILL PUBLISHERS LTD, ΑΘΗΝΑ 2015 2. ΦΑΡΜΑΚΟΛΟΓΙΑ, Humphrey G. Rang, James M. Ritter, Rod Flower, Graeme Henderson, Έκδοση: 8η/2018, ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΠΑΡΙΣΙΑΝΟΥ, ΑΘΗΝΑ 3. ΦΑΡΜΑΚΟΛΟΓΙΑ, Έκδοση: 6η/2015, Συγγραφείς: HARVEY A. RICHARD,KAREN WHALEN,RICH.FINKEL,TH.A.PANAVELIL ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΠΑΡΙΣΙΑΝΟΥ, ΑΘΗΝΑ 2015 4. ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗ ΤΟΞΙΚΟΛΟΓΙΑ, Έκδοση: 1η/2010, Συγγραφείς: Harris Carson R., ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΠΑΡΙΣΙΑΝΟΥ, ΑΘΗΝΑ 2010 5. ΒΑΣΙΚΗ ΤΟΞΙΚΟΛΟΓΙΑ, Έκδοση: 2η/2010, Συγγραφείς: Curtis D. Klaassen & John B. Watkins, ΑΘΗΝΑ 2015
Last Update
03-07-2020