Kaisa_2012_3_photo by Veikko Somerpuro

Enrol
4.9.2019 at 08:00 - 28.2.2020 at 23:59

Description

4th and 5th medical year.

The number of participants: the minimum 4, the maximum 16 students.

Sufficient theoretical knowledge and clinical skills in thorax surgery, cardiology, pulmonology and clinical physiology and radiology. In addition, topics of clinical pharmacology, pathology and infectious diseases and clinical chemistry are included.

During the study year 2019-2020.

This is an integrated course including thorax surgery, cardiology, pulmonology and clinical physiology and radiology. In addition, topics of clinical pharmacology, pathology and infectious diseases and clinical chemistry are included.

Andreoli and Carpenter´s Cecil Essentials of Medicine, 9th Edition, 2016, selected chapters.

Handouts and Power Point slides distributed during the course. A more detailed bibliography will be provided later.

Written exam scale 0-5.

The study module information can be found on Moodle, where the learning objectives and the study material are available.

The study module includes teaching sessions at HUS (Hospital district of Helsinki and Uusimaa) hospitals, and full vaccination program must be accomplished according to the HUS guidelines, http://www.med.helsinki.fi/english/basic_studies/studies/medicine.html

The lectures and seminars are partly together with Finnish students and group sessions will be separate for exchange and visiting students studying in English. Taking part in the clinical sessions is not possible for exchange and visiting students and these contents will be arranged differently.

Clinical teacher: Kim Pettersson-Fernholm, tel. +358 50 4287182, kim.pettersson-fernholm@helsinki.fi

Contact person: Study coordinator Eija Kaila, tel. +358 50 42790003, ext-eija.kaila@hus.fi

Lectures, seminars, group work, bed-side learning sessions, independents studies, written examination, which will yield a total of 10 credits.