Alexander Navarini: Catalogue data in Spring Semester 2021

Name Prof. Dr. Alexander Navarini
(Professor Universität Zürich (UZH))
Universitätsspital Basel
Petersgraben 4
4031 Basel
DepartmentHealth Sciences and Technology

377-0403-00LSkin Restricted registration - show details
Only for Human Medicine BSc.
2 credits2VA. Navarini, J. Loffing, further lecturers
AbstractStructure and function of the skin and its appendages as well as important skin changes and diseases.
ObjectiveUpon successful completion of this module, students should be able to
1. to differentiate important cell types of the skin and its appendages due to their characteristics and function
2. Recognize and correctly describe common skin changes
3. to correctly describe physiological and pathological aspects of wound healing
4. Understanding basic mechanisms of inflammation and defense
5. Understand and correctly describe important clinical pictures
6. Understand important principles of galenics.
ContentIn this module students get an overview of the structure (anatomy) and the function (physiology) of the skin and its appendages as well as selected dermatological diseases (pathophysiology) as well as basic principles of external therapy of skin diseases.
The module is subdivided into a total of six topics:
1. Structure and function of the skin, efflorescent doctrine with exercises in the moulagenmuseum
2. Basics, clarification and treatment of hypersensitivity reactions and drug allergies
3. Physiology and disorders of wound healing, fabrication of skin replacement, physiology and disorders of the lymphatic system
4. Basics of cutaneous defense and inflammation, microbiology of the skin, autoimmunity and fibrosis
5. Benign and malignant neoplasias of the skin
6. Galenics / basic principles of external therapy of skin diseases
Prerequisites / NoticeVoraussetzung:
LE 377-0301-11L Blut, Immunsystem