To consolidate and to increase the basic knowledge on the clinical aspects, the diagnostic accuracy and the treatment effectiveness of the main surgical illness. Also to know their prognosis and prevention. All of these in order to become a competent general practitioner.
To develop and to improve the clinical reasoning to evaluate and treat correctly the patients suffering from these illness, using properly and efficiently the different diagnostic and therapeutic tools available.
To learn the specific skills and behavior taking part in the different surgical activities that the medical staff develop at the operating theatre, at the outpatient department and at the surgical ward.