88113 - Dermatological Pathologies and Wound Care

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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

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student will possess knowledge regarding treatment and assistance of the main dermatological pathologies and their relative clinical characteristics.

Course contents

  • Basic theoretical principles
  • Basic anatomy and physiology of the skin
  • General concepts on topical and galenic formulations
  • Basic notions on the most frequent dermatological pathologies
  • Basic of Vulnology
  • Various roles of the nurse in dermatology


Slides presentation supported lectures

Teaching methods

Slides presentation supported lectures

Assessment methods

The final exam will be a multiple-choice exam consisting of multiple choice questions.

Teaching tools

Projector, PC

Office hours

See the website of Michelangelo La Placa