Academic Year 2023/2024 - Teacher: ALESSIA GIAQUINTA

Expected Learning Outcomes

Approach to the main arterial and venous steno-obstructive diseases. I and II level diagnostic methods for peripheral vascular diseases, thoracic and abdomen vascular pathologies. Open and endovascular surgical principles and techniques

Course Structure

frontal teaching

Detailed Course Content

Topics concerning the main peripheral vascular diseases and large arterial and venous vessels:

1) Carotid and supra-aortic trunks pathology.

2) thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysm.

3) thoracic and abdominal aortic dissection 

4) Aorto-iliac obstructive pathology

5) Acute and chronic peripheral artery disease

6) Critical limb ischemia

7) Vascular access for hemodialysis

8) Steno-obstructive pathology of the large veins

9) Chronic venous insufficiency of the lower limbs

10) kidney transplant techniques

Should teaching be carried out in mixed mode or remotely, it may be necessary to introduce changes with respect to previous statements, in line with the programme planned and outlined in the syllabus.

Textbook Information

  • Chirurgia Vascolare - Carlo Setacci - Edizioni Minerva Medica
  • Latest Frontiers of Hemodynamics, Imaging and Treatment of obstructive venous disease - GIAQUINTA A., LEE B. B., SETACCI C., VEROUX P., ZAMBONI P. - Edizioni Minerva Medica

Course Planning

 SubjectsText References
1Patologia carotidea e dei tronchi sovra-aortici.
2Malattia aneurismatica dell'aorta toracica ed addominale .
3Dissezione dell’aorta toracica ed addominale
4Patologia ostruttiva aorto-iliaca
5Arteriopatie periferiche acute e croniche
6Ischemia Critica arti inferiori.
7Accessi vascolari per emodialisi
8Patologia steno-ostruttiva delle grandi vene
9Trattamento dell'insufficienza venosa cronica degli arti inferiori
10Tecniche di trapianto renale