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

Clinical nursing care in medical area [Matricole pari] - MEDICINA INTERNA

Course code
Name of lecturer
Simonetta Friso
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
INF VR - 2° anno 1° sem dal Oct 3, 2016 al Dec 22, 2016.

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Lesson timetable

INF VR - 2° anno 1° sem

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Learning outcomes

Main educational objectives:
- learning the capacity of recognizing and describing the main signs and symptoms of the diseases object of the course
- being able to highlight in the interrelationship with the patient, the major points necessary to orient the diagnostic iter
It is explected by the student at the end of the teaching cours to be able to design an appropriate flow-chart for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures on the basis of an appropriate anamnestic, etiopathogenetic, clinical and diagnostic approach to define the therapeutic strategies and prognostic expenctancies.


Cardiovascular risk factors: arterial hypertension, dyslipidemias, obesity: physiopathology and clinical features of major clinical manifestations of diseases
Arterisclerosis: physiopathology and clinical features
Chronic heart failure: physiopathology and clinical features
Anemias: classifications, physiopathology and clinical features of anemias due to nutritional deficiencies, hemolytic anemias, anemia of chromic diseases
Oncohematologic diseases: leukemias and lymphomas, multiple myeloma, mielodysplastic syndromes
Thrombotic and hemorragic diseases: physiopathology and clinical features
Rheumatologic diseases: lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, gout and septic arthritits and major diseases of connective tissue: physiopathology and clinical features.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Dennis L. Kasper, Eugene Braunwald, Anthony Fauci, Stephen Hauser, Dan Longo, J. Larry Jameson Harrison - Principi di Medicina Interna.2 voll. (Edizione 19) McGraw-Hill, Milano 2015
Massini R, Longhi C, Marchetti P, Passeretti F, Recine U Medicina interna (Edizione 4) McGraw -Hill, Milano 2009 883861654X

Assessment methods and criteria

Multiple choice written test


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