Module Code Number

VCH 601

Number of ECTS Credits


Hours / Week (T P C)

1 0 1

Module Lecturer

All Lectures

Year / Term


Type of Course

(Compulsory / Elective)


Pre requisites / Recommended


Module Contents

Wound healing, factors affecting wound healing, wounds Typees, septic (septicemia, pyemia) and aseptic (traumatic commotion, traumatic shock, emphysema, subcutaneous emphysema, traumatic fever)   wound complications, wound anaerobe (gaseous gangrene, tetanus) and specific (actinimycosis, botriomycosis) wound infections

Aims and Objectives of the module

The students will acquire competent knowledge on wound healing processes, factors affecting wound healing processes and wounds Typees, septic and aseptic wound complications, specific wound infections (actinimycosis, botriomycosis), etiology, symptom and treatments. 

Method of assessment

Practice  and theoretical lecturing

Teaching Language


Textbook /

Recommended readings

- Samsar, E., Akın, F. (1998) Özel Cerrahi, Tamer matbaacılık, Ankara