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

Clinical nursing care in medical area - ONCOLOGIA MEDICA

Course code
4S000100
Name of lecturer
Giuseppe Aprile
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/06 - MEDICAL ONCOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VICENZA
Period
INF VI - 2° anno 1° sem dal Oct 3, 2017 al Dec 21, 2017.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The teaching course is focused on the comprehension of the main mechanisms that trigger any neoplastic disease, on the most frequent cancers' epidemiology, on the lifestyle (diet, nutrition, screening) and on the diagnostic and therapeutic pathways with regards to the nurse role. The most important cancers are extensively presented. Moreover, it is analyzed the cost-to-benefit ratio in a time of high-priced drugs. The student will also improve his knowledge in the most innovative and cutting-edge (precision oncology, immunotherapy, and target therapies). The role of the nurse within a new research environment is also presented.

Syllabus

Epidemiologia dei tumori e fattori di rischio

Biologia dei tumori applicata alla clinica

L’importanza della dieta, degli screening e degli stili di vita

I tumori della mammella

I tumori della prostata

I tumori dell’ovaio e della cervice uterina

I tumori del torace

Tumori gastrointestinali

I nuovi farmaci oncologici: un rischio o un’opportunità?

I tumori rari: melanomi, sarcomi

Il ruolo dell’infermiera in Oncologia: dalla clinica alla ricerca

Assessment methods and criteria

Writte exam, multiple choice test

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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