03668 - Neurology (AK-D)

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This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Good health and well-being

Academic Year 2021/2022

Course contents

Cerebrovascular diseases

Lumbar puncture

Neurological emergencies

Meningitides and encephalitis

Demyelinating diseases

Mononeuropathies with special reference to oculomotor and facial nerves, compression neuropathies



Any up to date version of neurology manuals to be integrated with materials presented during the lessons

Teaching methods

Frontal lessons including videoclips

Assessment methods

Oral exam, at least 2 questions on the program

In detail:

very limited knowledge and ability to analyze only after prompts, correct use of specific terms → 18-19;
limited knowledge and limited ability to analyze issues, correct use of specific terms → 20-24;
Wide knowledge of the subject and ability to analyze issues autonomously and with a fluent use of specific terms → 25-29;
Very exaustive knowledge of the subject, ability not only to analyze issues but also to make significant connections between different issues, full knowledge of technical language and in depth dissertation and analysis → 30-30L.

Teaching tools

Lesson recordings and pdf or powerpoint presentations

Office hours

See the website of Alessandra Lugaresi