Course Information
TitleΛΟΙΜΩΞΕΙΣ ΟΣΤΩΝ ΚΑΙ ΑΡΘΡΩΣΕΩΝ / Bone and Joint Infections
CodeΙΑ0420
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolMedicine
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600000456

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Medicine (2014-2015)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective Courses842

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Medicine (2013-2014)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective Courses842

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Medicine (2011-2012)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses842

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600106076
SectionInstructors
1. Β΄ΟΡΘΟΠΑΙΔΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗTheodoros Beslikas, Ioannis Gigis, Ippokratis Hatzokos
2. ΠΝΕΥΜΟΝΟΛΟΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗIoannis Kioumis
3. Β΄ΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗIoannis Koutelidakis
4. Β΄ΕΡΓ. ΜΙΚΡΟΒΙΟΛΟΓΙΑΣ
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
The student must have attended Orthopedics in the previous semester
Learning Outcomes
The student must be able to identify a bone or joint infection as well as differentiate it from other conditions. The student must also be able to give the patient the correct medical advise and guidence
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
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction to Bone and Joint Infections, Acute and Chronic Osteomyelitis, Laboratory Diagnosis of Bone and Joint Infections, Infections in Prosthetic Materials, Antimicrobial Therapy, Spinal Infections, Septic Arthritis, Pelvic Infections, Bone and Joint Tuberculosis, Prevention of Orthopedic Infections, Post-traumatic Post-operative Infections, Rare Forms of Osteomyelitis, Rescue or Amputation in Serious Infections
Keywords
Infection, Bone, Joint, Osteomyelitis, Septic arthritis
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures501.9
Exams20.1
Total522
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
Bone and Joint Infections, from microbiology to diagnostics and treatment. Edited by W. Zimmerli, Wiley Blackwell 2015
Last Update
30-04-2017