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

Health and safety promotion (2017/2018)

Course code
4S000035
Credits
7
Coordinator
Caterina Signoretto

Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
MICROBIOLOGIA CLINICA 2 MED/07-MICROBIOLOGY AND CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY INF TN - 1° anno 2° sem Caterina Signoretto
METODOLOGIA EPIDEMIOLOGICA, IGIENE E PROBLEMI PRIORITARI DI SALUTE 2 MED/42-HYGIENE AND PUBLIC HEALTH INF TN - 1° anno 2° sem Albino Poli
PROMOZIONE DELLA SALUTE E DELLA SICUREZZA IN CONTESTI ASSISTENZIALI 2 MED/45-NURSING INF TN - 1° anno 2° sem Doriana Del Dot
SICUREZZA NEGLI AMBIENTI DI LAVORO 1 MED/44-OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE INF TN - 1° anno 2° sem Dario Uber

Learning outcomes

The course introduces the student to the understanding of the determinants of health, of the risk factors, of both individual and collective prevention strategies and of interventions aimed at promoting the safety of health workers and users. It is also proposed to understand the causes, the pathogenetic mechanisms, and the methods of prevention and control of infection diseases.

Syllabus

The program includes:
1) study of methods to ensure an effective physical and psychosocial environment for patient safety;
2) study of the practices of protection from physical, chemical and biological risks in the workplace and adopt precautions for the manual handling of loads;
3) study of the main agents responsible for infectious diseases, methods of transmission of the same and clinical manifestations;
4) study of the strategies to be adopted to prevent the infectious risk in health and community settings;
5) study of management and preventive and assistance interventions aimed at assisted persons, family and community oriented towards the promotion of health and safety.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written task consisting of multiple-choice questions and short-answer questions.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Cevenini Roberto Microbiologia clinica (Edizione 2) Piccin 2010 9788829920556
Francesco Vitale, Michele Zagra Igiene, epidemiologia e organizzazione sanitaria orientata per problemi (Edizione 1) ELSEVIER 2012 978-88-214-3424-2
Barbuti S, Fara GM, Giammanco G Igiene Medicina Preventiva Sanità pubblica (Edizione 3) EdiSES 2015 978-88-7959-827-9
Saiani L, Brugnolli A Trattato Cure Infermieristiche Idelson Gnocchi 2014
Cheever K.H., Hinkle J.L. Infermieristica medico chirurgica. Brunner-Suddarth Casa editrice ambrosiana 2017 per la parte relativa ai rischi per la salute e sicurezza
alessio, apostoli Manuale di Medicina del Lavoro e Igiene Industriale per Tecnici della Prevenzione piccin 2009 di riferimento per la parte relativa ai rischi caratteristici degli operatori della sanità (si veda il capitolo relativo)
sacco, ciavarella, De Lorenzo Medicina del lavoro per le professioni sanitarie. EPC 2011




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