Course Information
TitleΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΙΚΗ Ι / Surgery I
CodeΙΑ0345
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolMedicine
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorGeorgios Tsoulfas
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID200000343

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

Registered students: 327
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course639

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours8
Class ID
600106052
SectionInstructors
1. Α' ΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗ
2. Β΄ ΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗ
3. Γ΄ ΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗ
4. Δ΄ ΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗ
5. Ε΄ ΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗ
6. Α΄ ΠΡΟΠΑΙΔΕΥΤΙΚΗ ΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗ
7. Β΄ ΠΡΟΠΑΙΔΕΥΤΙΚΗ ΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗ
8. ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗ ΠΛΑΣΤΙΚΗΣ ΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΙΚΗΣ
9. ΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗ ΜΕΤΑΜΟΣΧΕΥΣΕΩΝ
Type of the Course
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
None
Learning Outcomes
Take a complete history from the surgical patient Perform a complete exam of the surgical patient Evaluate the preoperative findings that led to the decision for surgery Manage the basic postoperative care of the patient, with emphasis on water and electrolyte imbalances Obtain the necessary foundation to continue learning about the main surgical illnesses and simple surgical procedures in the next semester
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The goal of the course is to provide students with basic surgical knowledge, in addition to teaching the approach to the surgical patient regarding the history and physical exam, preoperative preparation and management, as well as postoperative care, including nutrition and water and electrolyte imbalances of the surgical patients
Keywords
General surgery, operative surgery
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Interactive excersises
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
Amphitheatre lectures and powerpoint presentations with student participation, as well as presentation of patients in the wards. Additionally, the students will be able to obtain a history and perform a physical exam, as well as evaluate the pre- and post-operative laboratory and radiological findings.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures522
Reading Assigment1284.9
Clinical Practice522
Exams20.1
Total2349
Student Assessment
Description
Written exam consisting of a combination of multiple choice, as well as short answer and short essay responses
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Βιβλίο [22771055]: Επίτομη γενική χειρουργική, Συλλογικό έργο. Επιμ. Π. Σπανός, Β. Δαλα'ι'νας
Additional bibliography for study
Βιβλίο [12593282]: Χειρουργική (επίτομο), Δ.Κ. ΒΩΡΟΣ Βιβλίο [41701]: Χειρουργική ανατομία, A.M. THOMSON
Last Update
05-05-2017