Biological particles in the atmosphere. Productive sources. Aerobiological characteristics of air from the immediate surroundings. Allergic diseases, diagnosis, and treatment. Immunotherapy. Allergies to medications. Treatment and prevention of allergic reactions to medications.
It is necessary to know the importance of the Pollenosis (hay fever) as a health problem which in the future will affect a very large percentage of the population, and the benefit that the aerobiological studies represent the highest environmental quality in our nearest town. This subject aims to become an educational tool about the main pollen types existing in the atmosphere. On the other hand, allergic diseases constitute one of the non-infectious epidemics of the 21st century and many professionals involved in the care of allergic patients. The pharmacist is the recipient of many patients from primary care and specialized care workflows. Meet the allergic disorders that affect many organs such as allergic rhinitis, asthma, atopic Dermatiits, Urticaria and allergy food and drugs will provide a comprehensive view of the various processes that affect allergic patients.
Methodology and grading
THEORETICAL PART: Mixed class with description of the core of the kind of magisterial form followed by discussion by the students of bibliographic searches by themselves. Class attendance with the presentation of at least 15 abstracts of a total of 20 (20 lectures) that assesses a 50% of the final mark, and therefore approved of the subject.
PRACTICAL PART: Practical realization of microscope, computer, and direct practices. Attendance at laboratory, display of skin tests, and discussion on immunotherapy and its guidelines.
Test: Questions type test and 2 development which valued the 30% of the final mark.
Practices: Up to 20% of the final mark.