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

Chronic clinical nursing care [Matricole dispari] (2019/2020)

Course code
4S000109
Credits
8
Coordinator
Milena Pisani

Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
GERIATRIA 1 MED/09-INTERNAL MEDICINE INF VR - 2° anno 2° sem Vincenzo Di Francesco
MEDICINA RIABILITATIVA 1 MED/34-PHYSICAL AND REHABILITATION MEDICINE INF VR - 2° anno 2° sem Flavio Guerrazzi
INFERMIERISTICA CLINICA NELLA CRONICITA' 2 MED/45-NURSING INF VR - 2° anno 2° sem Milena Pisani
INFERMIERISTICA CLINICA IN MEDICINA E CURE PALLIATIVE 1 MED/45-NURSING INF VR - 2° anno 2° sem Silvia Fedrigotti
ENDOCRINOLOGIA 1 MED/13-ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM INF VR - 2° anno 2° sem Giovanni Targher
MEDICINA INTERNA 1 MED/09-INTERNAL MEDICINE INF VR - 2° anno 2° sem Elisa Tinazzi
NEUROLOGIA 1 MED/26-NEUROLOGY INF VR - 2° anno 2° sem Gianluigi Zanusso

Learning outcomes

The course aims to investigate physio pathological, clinical and care aspects of some important health problems selected considering their epidemiological relevance and feature in situation of clinical instability but above all in chronicity/disability. The course considers changes deriving from aging and increase of chronic degenerative problems. The approach focuses on the recognition and management of current and potential problems with a view to continuity in different care settings and on development of competencies and self-care skills.

Syllabus

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MM: GERIATRIA
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MM: MEDICINA RIABILITATIVA
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MM: INFERMIERISTICA CLINICA NELLA CRONICITA'
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Chronic disease and self-doing: ADL (Activities of daily living) Falls’ prevention and management Cognitive condition and cognitive disturbs. Delirium Assistance to the person with Alzheimre desease Assistance and education to the person with first 24-hour stroke and post-stroke The care of the main problems of the diabetic person Assistance and education to the person with Parkinson's Disease
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MM: INFERMIERISTICA CLINICA IN MEDICINA E CURE PALLIATIVE
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Palliative care - Palliative care and simultaneous care - The person in terminal phase: identification and holistic nursing - Evolutionary trajectories of diseases - The outcomes: quality of life and prognosis - Care settings and palliative care network - The skills of nurses in palliative care Providing assistance in palliative care - Symptoms in patients with advanced and/or end-of-life chronic-degenerative disease - Pain in the advanced stage of disease - Side effects of chemoradiotherapy and targeted therapy - End-of-life care needs - Emergencies in palliative care - Pharmacological therapy in palliative care - Cirrhosis: clinical care management in the compensation phase and in the advanced stage of the disease - End-of-life accompaniment of patients and their family members - Terminal sedation
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MM: ENDOCRINOLOGIA
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see above
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MM: MEDICINA INTERNA
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MM: NEUROLOGIA
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Assessment methods and criteria

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MM: GERIATRIA
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Writing Test
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MM: INFERMIERISTICA CLINICA IN MEDICINA E CURE PALLIATIVE
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The exam will be written and consist of multiple-choice questions and some open-ended questions. It will also be integrated with the other teaching modules of the course.
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MM: ENDOCRINOLOGIA
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see above
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MM: MEDICINA INTERNA
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MM: NEUROLOGIA
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Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Brunner Suddarth Infermieristica medico-chirurgica Ambrosiana 2017
Saiani, L., Brugnolli, A. Trattato di cure infermieristiche (Edizione 2) Idelson-Gnocchi 2014 978-88-7947-576-1
Saiani, Brugnolli TRattato di Medicina e Infermieristica sorbona 2017
Ottavio Bosello, Mauro Zamboni Manuale di Gerontologia e Geriatria (Edizione 1) 978-88-299-2094-5 2011
Prandi Cesarina Infermieristica in cure palliative Edra S.p.A. Milano 2016
Saiani Luisa e Brugnolli Anna Trattato di cure infermieristiche (Edizione 2) Sorbona 2013 Capitoli: 24. Gestione del dolore acuto e cronico; 25. Cure di fine vita: accompagnamento della persona e della famiglia
Brugnolli Anna e Saiani Luisa Trattato di Medicina e Infermieristica - Un approccio di cure integrate Sorbona 2017 Capitoli: Zero. Principi della presa in carico della persona con malattia cronica; 4. Cirrosi epatica
Kasper Gl, et al. Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 19th Edition, Mc Graw Hill, 2018




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