General Surgery Course Director: Prof. UJ Michał Pędziwiatr M.D., Ph.D. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
3/6 General Surgery Coordinator /contact: Prof. UJ Aleksander Konturek M.D., Ph.D. (email@example.com), Dr Adam Skotniczny (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Address: 3rd Chair of General Surgery, 35-37 Pradnicka str. Tel.: 12 633 19 95
Lectures and exercises are held at the Didactic and Conference Centre of the Jagiellonian University Medicall College, 16 Łazarza str. 31-530 Kraków.
Bedside teaching are held at the 3rd Department of General Surgery Jagiellonian University Medical College, 35 Pradnicka str. 31-202 Kraków
Goals of education: To acquaint the student with various diseases which may require surgical intervention, particularly of the acute abdomen spectrum and the breast cancer and the melanoma. And to train the student to analyse the disease history, be able to do a thorough physical examination of the surgical patient (particularly with the acute abdomen) and know the basic knowledge of trauma patient treatment, types of shock, water-electrolyte balance, nutrition and wound healing. Moreover, the student should be able to perform basic surgical procedures listed in the learning objectives.
Topic of seminars and bedside teaching: Surgery
Learning objectives: General Surgery Clinicals
Conditions of gaining credit: Presence at the seminars and practical exercises.
Assessment methods and criteria for this course: Evaluation of the skills by the assistant. Final written exam with half open questions.
Bibliography: Principles and Practice of Surgery, 7e by O. James Garden