Master's degree in Nursing and Obstetrics (Verona)

Quality assessment of clinical practice - PROGRESSI IN GERIATRIA

Course code
4S000437
Name of lecturer
Mauro Zamboni
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/09 - INTERNAL MEDICINE
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
LMSIO 2° ANNO 2° Semestre dal Apr 15, 2019 al Jun 30, 2019.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to offer to the students adequate knowledge of management and organization of care useful for promotion of health in the elderly. Learning objectives will be the physiology of aging, comprehensive geriatric assessment, evaluation and management of disability, immobilization syndrome, risk of fall and syncope, malnutrition and dehydration as well as

Syllabus

Aging Demography
Models of care in the elderly
Malnutrition
Comprehensive geriatric assessment
Disability
Dehydration
Immobilization syndrome
Cardiovascular risk in the elderly
Dysphagia: evaluation and treatment

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Senin Paziente anziano e paziente geriatrico EdiSes, Napoli, ultima ed.  

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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