Master's degree in Nursing and Obstetrics (Verona)

Theory in Nurse-Midwifery (2019/2020)

Course code
4S000449
Credits
6
Coordinator
Claudia Paoli

Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
ETICA PRATICA E FILOSOFIA DELLA SCIENZA 3 M-FIL/02-LOGIC AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE LMSIO VR - 1° ANNO 2° SEM. Paolo Dordoni
TEORIA E FILOSOFIA DELLE SCIENZE INFERMIERISTICHE 2 MED/45-NURSING LMSIO VR - 1° ANNO 2° SEM. Alvisa Palese
TEORIA E FILOSOFIA DELLE SCIENZE OSTETRICHE 1 MED/47-MIDWIFERY LMSIO VR - 1° ANNO 2° SEM. Claudia Paoli

Syllabus

Epistemology of the midwifery
- The midwifery partnership.
- The principles of centered women care, in reference to gender medicine.
- The birth path: application of the midwifery partnership to organizational models and clinical practice.
Models of development of midwifery care
- Functional areas in low obstetric risk or autonomous management of low obstetric risk.

Surveillance during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
- Implications for the practice of the ten recommendations to save women's lives.
- Recommendations for triage of pregnant women in emergency departments.
- Time networks - employees in the obstetric and neonatal area.
- Care path for the critically pregnant woman
- Sentinel events in obstetrics and near miss: good practices and improvement actions

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam with open questions.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Dordoni Paolo Itinerari di bioetica Cortina Edizioni Universitarie 2013
Gracia Guillén D. Moral deliberation: the role of methodologies in clinical ethics. In Medicine Health care and Philosophy - (2001) 4: 223-232 2001
Pairman S., Pincombe J, Thorogood C, Tracy S. Midwifery, Preparation for practice 3ed. (Edizione 3) Churchill Livingstone - elsevier 2015




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