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

Chronic clinical nursing care [Matricole pari] - NEUROLOGIA

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Name of lecturer
Massimiliano Calabrese
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INF VR - 2° anno 2° sem dal Apr 29, 2019 al Jun 28, 2019.

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Learning outcomes

Acquire basic knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the central and peripheral nervous system
Acquire the basic knowledge of the main neurological syndromes and what interventions are of the utmost nursing competence


Anatomy and physiology of the central and peripheral nervous system with particular attention to:
- pyramidal paths
- extrapiramidal routes
- pathways of superficial,proprioceptive, thermal and painful sensitivity,
- skull nerves
Neurological semeiotic
Outbreaks of central and peripheral nervous system disorders:
-Multiple sclerosis
-Parkinson's disease and motion disorders
-Alzheimer's and dementia
-CNS circulatory disorders
-Disturbances of consciousness

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test

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