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

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

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Name of lecturer
Simonetta Friso
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Language of instruction
INF VR - 2° anno 1° sem dal Oct 1, 2019 al Dec 20, 2019.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Objectives are to understand and describe physiopathological mechanisms underlying diseases of internistic interest with the aim of comprehending and analyzing the diagnostic and therapeutic paths to identify the specific nursing needs of each of the affected person.


- Anaemias including erythrocytopathies and hemoglobinopathies, lymphomas and acute and chronic leukemias
- Haemorragic and thrombotic diseases: major clnical features and overview of therapeutic appoaches
- Heart failure: pathogenesis, clinical signs and symptoms, therapeutic approaches
- Arterial hypertension: risk factors, therapeutic approaches, early and late-onset complications
- Rheumatologic diseases: major clinical features in particolar of rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus

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
Dioguardi N. , Sanna GP Moderni Aspetti di Semeiotica Medica (Edizione 6) Universo (sesta edizione) 2011
Brugnolli Anna e Saiani Luisa Trattato di Medicina e Infermieristica - Un approccio di cure integrate Sorbona 2017

Assessment methods and criteria

Written multiple choices test

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