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

Critical nursing care [Matricole pari] - RIANIMAZIONE

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Name of lecturer
Leonardo Gottin
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Language of instruction
INF VR - 3° anno 1° sem dal Oct 21, 2019 al Dec 20, 2019.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to the discussion of the main pathophysiologic mechanisms of the critical illness, i.e. oxygen delivery and acid-base balance and their alterations. Furthermore also the main clinical conditions in critical care medicine (respiratory failure, shock and trauma) are discussed.
The aim is to provide to the student the rational base to understand and manage the main clinical situations in the critical care setting.


* oxygen delivery and its main disturbances
* acid-base balance and its main disturbances
* respiratory failure
* shock
* trauma

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Marino PL The ICU book-terapia intensiva Ed. Masson, Milano 1999

Assessment methods and criteria

Multiple choice test

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