Bachelor's degree in Nursing (to qualify as a nurse) (Legnago)

Clinical nursing care in medical area - ONCOLOGIA MEDICA

Course code
4S000100
Name of lecturer
Andrea Bonetti
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/06 - MEDICAL ONCOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
LEGNAGO
Period
INF LEG - 2° anno 1° sem dal Oct 3, 2016 al Dec 22, 2016.

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Lesson timetable

INF LEG - 2° anno 1° sem

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Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to give to the student the fundamentals of biology, epidemiology and therapy of most frequent tumors. Particularly, the concept of the complexity of tumors, with very different clinical presentations, therapeutic indications and prognostic implications related to the tumor (histotype, biology, stage) and to the patient (performance status, age, co-morbidity) as well is underscored.
Furthermore, the fundamental importance of the role of multidisciplinarity and of the involvement of nurses on the planning and conduct of therapy is presented.

Syllabus

Tumor biology, epidemiology and risk factors
Classification of tumors
Staging and prognostic factors
Principles of medical therapy (classic anti-tumor agents, hormones, target therapy, immuno-oncology)

Assessment methods and criteria

Multiple choice tests

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017






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