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Postgraduate course

Moderne endokrinkirurgi: fra bilete til behandling

  • ECTS credits3
  • Teaching semesterSpring
  • Course codeELMED318
  • Number of semesters1
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Learning Outcomes

On completion of the course the student should have the following learning outcomes defined in terms of knowledge, skills and general competence:


The student ..

- has a basic understanding of imaging thyroid nodules, parathyroid glands and lymph nodes with ultrasound and with radioactive tracers

- understands the principles behind different treatment strategies for thyroid nodules, thyroid cancer, and hyperparathyroidism


The student ..

- can visualize and interpret PET/CT in dedicated software

- can work out a surgical treatment plan for thyroid nodules, thyroid cancer, and hyperparathyroidism

- can perform a basic ultrasound examination of the neck

- can write a requisition for pathology examination 

- Can provide constructive feedback to colleagues

General competence

The student ..

- understands how the clinical presentation and imaging determine surgical treatment

- understands to which degree protocols for diagnosing and treating patients are based on clinical studies.