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

Critical nursing care - INFERMIERISTICA IN SITUAZIONI DI CRITICITA'

Course code
4S000102
Name of lecturer
Riccardo Erle
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/45 - NURSING
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VICENZA
Period
INF VI - 3° anno 1° sem dal Oct 15, 2018 al Dec 21, 2018.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to investigate physiopathologic, clinical and emergency aspects on emergency situations selected according to their epidemiological relevance and exemplarity for nursing practice in the hospital context; focuses on identifying the risks and complexity of interventions and post-intervention complications, on patient urgency and complexity by identifying intervention priorities.

Syllabus

Recovery of the stability in the critical patient

Supervision and monitoring of patients with neurological and cardio-respiratory instability:
- Respiratory Monitoring: Non invasive (NIMV) and invasive ventilation

Surveillance and response to treatments and / or complexes (amines, expected effects, control of side effects, interactions).

Neurological function evaluation indicators

Nutritional approach to the critical patient

Tracheostomy Care: Stomach Care and Communication Techniques

Impact of stay in intensive care environment and ways to foster patient adaptation and family needs

Hemodynamic changes related to nursing maneuvers (positioning, hygiene care)

Assessment methods and criteria

Written Exam

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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