Master in Structural and Coronary Interventional Cardiology

Master in Structural and Coronary Interventional Cardiology

year1 year
ECTS60
AdmissionOpen Access
languageItalian-English

Study Plan

A full-day attendance will be required, 5 days per week, both in catheterization laboratory and in clinical ward; the candidate will join a senior operator during the on-call cath-lab procedures during night and week-end. A Tutor will be assigned to each candidate. 

Syudy plan:

Lessons

h.

Total ects

SSD

1 Vascular access in Interventional Cardiology: selection, closure devices, treatment of complications. 

3

0.12

MED11

2 Antithrombotic therapies in Interventional Cardiology

3

0.12

MED11

3 Coronary Stent: design, materials, polymers, drugs and future directions.

3

0.12

MED11

4 Treatment of Coronary bifurcations

3

0.12

MED11

5 Treatment of Chronic Total Occlusion

3

0.12

MED11

6 How to optimize drug eluting stent

3

0.12

MED11

7 Treatment of left main stem

3

0.12

MED11/MED23

8 Drug Eluting Stent thrombosis: incidence, predictors, outcomes in randomized controlled trial and in the real world.

3

0.12

MED11

9 Intracoronary Imaging: IVUS and OCT

3

0.12

MED11/MED36

10 Percutaneous closure of Patent foramen ovale (PFO), Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) and left atrial appendage (LAA).

3

0.12

MED11

11 Peripheral Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty (PTA) and endovascular aortic aneurism repair (EVAR)

3

0.12

MED11/MED22

12 Ischemia with no obstructive coronary arteries (INOCA)

3

0.12

MED11

13. Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI)

3

0.12

MED11/MED23

14. Percutaneous treatment of mitral and tricuspid regurgitation

3

0.12

MED11/MED23

15. Coronary CT-scan: patient’s selection and planning of structural procedures

3

0.12

MED36

16. Echocardiography in Interventional Cardiology

3

0.12

MED11

17. Ventricular Assist Device (VAD): Impella, ECMO

3

0.12

MED11/MED23

18. Statistical analysis applied to interventional cardiology

3

0.12

MED01

19 JOURNAL CLUB MEETING

50

2

MED11

20 RESEARCH MEETING

50

2

MED11

TOTAL

154

6.16

Activities

h.

Total  ects

SSD

300

12

MED 11

Catheterization laboratory and hospital ward activities

300

12

MED 11

300

12

MED 36

Activities

h.

Total ects

SSD

Clinical Cases discussion – Cath lab activities

160

6.4

MED 11

Staff Meetings -  Complication’s meetings  

60

2.4

MED 11

Department meetings

60

2.4

MED 11

Activities

h.

Total ects

SSD

Sperimental Thesis

166

6.64

MED 11

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