Nuclear Medicine

Course Information
TitleΠΥΡΗΝΙΚΗ ΙΑΤΡΙΚΗ / Nuclear Medicine
CodeΙΑ0335
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolMedicine
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorGeorgios Arsos
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID200000333

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

Registered students: 307
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective Courses842

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600172089
SectionInstructors
1. Β΄ ΕΡΓΑΣΤΗΡΙΟ ΠΥΡΗΝΙΚΗΣ ΙΑΤΡΙΚΗΣ
2. Γ' ΕΡΓΑΣΤΗΡΙΟ ΠΥΡΗΝΙΚΗΣ ΙΑΤΡΙΚΗΣ
Type of the Course
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Following successful completion of the course, the students will understand the principles and they will be able to use the diagnostic and therapeutic applications of radionuclides in common clinical senarios of main medical specialties (oncology, cardiology, endocrinology, nephrology, orthopedics, pediatrics, etc). Moreover, they will become familiar with the contemporary trends in imaging and the newer advances (including hybrid imaging, SPECT/CT and PET/CT). In addition, they will be knowledgeable about the radoisotopic measurements of significant biological substances in vitro (hormones, tumor markers) and significant biological functions (glomerular filtration rate).
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course material includes: Diseases of the heart, kidneys, endocrine glands, CNS, musculoskeletal system, lungs, gastrointestinal system, lymphatics, infection and inflammation, oncology, therapeutic applications and measurements of quantitative variables with nuclear medicine techniques(GFR etc)
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • 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
Lectures261
Fieldwork261
Total522
Student Assessment
Description
The examination consists of multiple choice questions at the end of the simester. Alternatively, there is the option of oral examination. A leaflet with questions covering the course material is available. Students may prepare and present a work on a specific subject at the end of the simester, supervised by a member of the academic staff. This work will be taken into account in their final grade.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
«Πυρηνική Ιατρική» των συγγραφέων(μελών ΔΕΠ) Κ. Καρακατσάνη, Ν. Καρατζά, Ά. Γκοτζαμάνη-Ψαρράκου και Γ. Άρσου
Last Update
25-11-2020