Master's degree in Nursing and Obstetrics (Verona)

Advanced methods of assessment, prevention and assistance to the family and to the communities (2020/2021)

Course code
4S007234
Credits
9
Coordinator
Daniel Pedrotti

Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
SOCIOLOGIA DELLA FAMIGLIA E DELLE RETI ASSISTENZIALI 2 SPS/08-SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION LMSIO VR - 1° ANNO 1° SEM. Paola Di Nicola
METODOLOGIE AVANZATE DI EDUCAZIONE ALLA SALUTE 2 MED/45-NURSING LMSIO VR - 1° ANNO 1° SEM. Cinzia Vivori
STRUMENTI DI ASSESSMENT 1 MED/45-NURSING LMSIO VR - 1° ANNO 1° SEM. Daniel Pedrotti
SEMEIOTICA E ASSESSMENT AVANZATO 2 MED/09-INTERNAL MEDICINE LMSIO VR - 1° ANNO 1° SEM. Simonetta Friso
ASSESSMENT E GESTIONE DEI SINTOMI IN CURE PALLIATIVE 1 MED/06-MEDICAL ONCOLOGY LMSIO VR - 1° ANNO 1° SEM. Sara Pilotto
ASSESSMENT E GESTIONE DELLA DISABILITA' E DELLO STATO COGNITIVO DELL'ANZIANO 1 MED/09-INTERNAL MEDICINE LMSIO VR - 1° ANNO 1° SEM. Mauro Zamboni

Syllabus

Part A. Family-Welfare - Prevention-Education
Health and its determinants from a sustainable development perspective
Evolution of the concepts of health education, patient education, clinical health promotion, therapeutic education
Health literacy as a determinant of health and as a prerequisite for health promotion
Methods to convey information in an understandable and effective way: teach back method and show me method
Theoretical models influencing change in patients / care givers
Design of health education and therapeutic interventions
'Italian' welfare model
Concepts of subsidiarity, community care and reproductive work
Residual welfare model and network model
Changes in social relationships within the family
Potential for care that families can express.

Part B. Semeiotics - Advanced Assessment
New medical therapies in oncology
Assessment, management and monitoring of cancer pain
Assessment, management and monitoring of specific symptoms of the cancer patient such as fatigue and dyspnea
Palliative care and the terminal phase
Cardiac and vascular assessment
Respiratory assessment
Abdominal assessment
Autonomy and physical performance assessment
Nutritional assessment
Assessment of cognitive decline
Advanced Nursing and Obstetric Assessment
Critical analysis of assessment tools

Assessment methods and criteria

Written and oral exam in relation to the indications of the single module teacher

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Beth Hogan-Quigley, Mary Louise Palm, Lynn S. Bickley (a cura di Valerio Dimonte) Bates, Valutazione per l'assistenza infermieristica. Esame fisico e storia della persona assistita (Edizione 1) Casa Editrice Ambrosiana 2017 9788808185747
Antonella Santullo Le scale di valutazione in sanità McGraw-Hill Education 2008 9788838636615
Paola Di Nicola Famiglia: sostantivo plurale. Nuovi orizzonti e vecchi problemi (Edizione 2) Franco Angeli 2017 9788891759672
P. Di Nicola, C. Lonardi, D. Viviani Forzare la mano. Natura e cultura nella procreazione medicalmente assistita Franco Angeli 2018
S. Moller Okin Le donne e la giustizia (Edizione 1999) Dedalo 1999
Bickley Lynn S. BATES. Esame obiettivo e anamnesi Piccin 2018 978-88-299-2934-4
Dioguardi N. , Sanna GP Moderni Aspetti di Semeiotica Medica (Edizione 6) Universo (sesta edizione) 2011
Frada G & Frada G. Semeiotica medica nell'adulto e nell'anziano (Edizione 5) Piccin 2014
Brugnolli Anna e Saiani Luisa Trattato di Medicina e Infermieristica - Un approccio di cure integrate Sorbona 2017
European Society of Medical Oncology ESMO Book - immunotherapy and Translational Oncology 2018
European Society of Medical Oncology Guidelines Palliative Care 2018
AIOM (Associazione Italiana Oncologia Medica) Linee Guida 2019


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