Course Information
TitleΚΑΡΔΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ / Cardiology
CodeΙΑ0287
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolMedicine
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorGeorgios Efthymiadis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID200000285

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

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory953

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

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory953

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

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory953

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600106162
SectionInstructors
1. Α΄ ΚΑΡΔΙΟΛΟΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗStavros Hadjimiltiades, Charalampos Karvounis, Antonios Ziakas
2. Β΄ ΚΑΡΔΙΟΛΟΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗTzortz-Zaki Dadous, Ioannis Kanonidis
3. Γ΄ ΚΑΡΔΙΟΛΟΓΙΚΗ ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗNikolaos Fragkakis, Vasileios Skemperis, Vasileios Vassilikos
Type of the Course
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
  • Distance learning
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction)
Learning Outcomes
After the conclusion of the curriculum, students will be capable of clinically assessing patients with cardiovascular disease, as well as interpreting basic level laboratory results.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work in teams
Course Content (Syllabus)
Cardiology First Cardiology Department, AHEPA Hospital Director :Professor Haralambos Karvounis, tel 994830 , 994831 . - Purpose of the course : The theoretical and practical training of students in Cardio -logy . - Objectives : The education of the students on cardiovascular diseases , their familiarization with the clinical and paraclinical diagnostic methods, with the treatments applied and with research. - Form of education : Clinical and tutorials . Theoretical teaching. - Credits : 3 . - Classrooms : The amphitheatre of General Hospital of Thessaloniki AHEPA , wards and laboratories of the First Cardiology Clinic . - Content of the course: Theoretical teaching. History and physical examination , differential diagnosis in Cardiology . Electrocardiogram . Heart failure. Unstable angina and acute myocardial infarction. Stable angina. Coronary angiography indications. Atherosclerosis. Arterial hypertension. Arrhythmias and antiarrhythmic drugs. Cardiac arrest - Sudden death. Sinus Disease - AV conduction disorders. Pericarditis, myocarditis, endocarditis. Cardiomyopathies. Diseases of the mitral and aortic valve. Congenital Heart Diseases. - Practical Training: a) Obtaining history - physical examination - semiotics. b ) Clinical Approach - diagnosis - treatment of angina c ) Operation of the intensive coronary disease care unit - Management of acute myocardial infarction and acute cardiology incidents in general - Thrombolysis d) Valvular diseases e) Diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias f ) Endocarditis – myocarditis- cardiomyopathy g) Clinical approach - diagnosis – treatment of heart failure h) Introduction to noninvasive diagnostic methods to i) Introduction to Coronary Angiography - Teaching Hours : 39. - Program – Teaching Dates : Theoretical teaching : Thursday 12:00 . - 14.00. Clinical Practice : Week 1-6. Classes: Monday 12.00 am - 14:00 hours : Monday 12.00 am - 14:00 hours : Monday 12.00 . - 14:00 hours : Monday 12:00 - 14:00 hours : Friday 12.00-14-00 Week 12.07 . Classes: Monday 12.00 am - 14:00 hours : Monday 12.00 am - 14:00 hours : Monday 12.00 . - 14:00 hours : Monday 12:00 - 14:00 hours : Friday 12.00-14-00 - Evaluation - Progress - Exams: attendancies , final exams . - Total valuation - Rating : attendancies , Clinical trial, Written exams. - Training materials - Books : 1st Cardiology Department’s Book of Cardiology
Keywords
Cardiology, cardiovascular disease, atherosclerosis, valvular heart disease, arrhythmias, acute coronary syndromes, heart failure
Educational Material Types
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Clinical Practice
Total
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Βιβλίο Καρδιολογίας Α' Καρδιολογικής Κλινικής ΑΠΘ Βιβλίο Εσωτερικής Παθολογίας Τομέα Παθολογίας ΑΠΘ
Last Update
24-11-2015