Child neuropsychiatry (2017/2018)

Course code
4S01692
Name of lecturer
Gaetano Cantalupo
Coordinator
Gaetano Cantalupo
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
MED/39 - CHILD NEUROPSYCHIATRY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Sem. IIB dal Apr 23, 2018 al Jun 9, 2018.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Basic knowledge of Child Neuropsychiatry

Syllabus

Anatomy and Embryology of the Nervous System
The neurological assessment of preterm infants
The neurological assessment of the full-term baby
The normal development of motor, cognitive, psychological, and relational functions
The use of MRI in the evaluation of brain maturation
The EEG use in the evaluation of brain maturation
The 'Floppy Infant' (clinical and instrumental framework for the etiological diagnosis)
The cerebral palsies
Infectious and inflammatory diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system
Sleep disorders
Epilepsies

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Cantalupo Gaetano Appunti delle lezioni  

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test - Free composition on one proposed topic

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018