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

Maternal and paediatric nursing care - PEDIATRIA

Course code
Name of lecturer
Walburga Cassar
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
INF BZ - 3° anno 2° sem dal May 2, 2019 al Jun 14, 2019.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

knowledge of the physical, mental, cognitive and social development of the infant, child and adolescent
knowledge of the most important pathologies in the paediatric age
knowledge about a healthy newborn
knowledge of the premature infant with its particular problems and neonatal diseases


the newborn healthy
neonative pathologies: prematurity, neonate infections respiratori distress
physiologic development of the baby - child - adolescent
important pathologies of the childhood
respiratory diseases
Gastroenteritis and dehydration
septic shock

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Badon Pierluigi, Cesaro simone assistenza infermieristica in pedaitria (Edizione 2) Ambrosiana 2015 9788808183606
Stein, Ulrike; Löscher, Diana; Messall, Anja Neonatologische und Pädiatrische Intensivpflege (Edizione 3) Urban & Fischer Verlag/Elsevier GmbH 2017 978-3-437-27102-1
Christian P Speer Manfred Gahr Pädiatrie (Edizione 4) Springer 2013 9783642342684
Giorgio Bartolozzi Maurizio Guglielmelli Pediatria. Pricipi e pratica clinica (Edizione 3) ELsevier 2008 9788821430336

Assessment methods and criteria

Multiple-choice questions with a correct answer to select from
a list

An open-ended question about a problem, dealt with during the lesson


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