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

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

Pathophysiology applied at Nursing [Matricole pari] - INFERMIERISTICA CLINICA (2020/2021)

Course code
4S000090
Credits
3
Academic sector
MED/45 - NURSING
Language of instruction
Italian
Site
VERONA
Teaching is organised as follows:
Activity Credits Period Academic staff
Infermieristica clinica 1 1 INF VR 1° ANNO 2° SEM Zeno Gabriele Poli
Infermieristica clinica 2 2 INF VR 1° ANNO 2° SEM Matteo Marai

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Learning outcomes

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MM: Infermieristica clinica 1
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The course introduces the student to the basic concepts of major diseases and the fundamental pathogenetic processes correlate to cell changes, the organ function, homeostatic mechanisms, and clinical manifestations of disease. It is also proposed the study of the basic principles of pharmacology, in particular pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic mechanisms and introduces the student to understand and assess the benefit and risk profile of medicines. It is also proposed to develop in the student an approach oriented to the definition of the problems, the choice of prevention interventions and alterations management of respiratory function and elimination, the recognition and multidimensional assessment of pain.
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MM: Infermieristica clinica 2
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The course introduces the student to the basic concepts of major diseases and the fundamental pathogenetic processes correlate to cell changes, the organ function, homeostatic mechanisms, and clinical manifestations of disease. It is also proposed the study of the basic principles of pharmacology, in particular pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic mechanisms and introduces the student to understand and assess the benefit and risk profile of medicines. It is also proposed to develop in the student an approach oriented to the definition of the problems, the choice of prevention interventions and alterations management of respiratory function and elimination, the recognition and multidimensional assessment of pain.

Syllabus

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MM: Infermieristica clinica 1
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Principles of a good sleep habit, physiologic effects of spleeping, the interventions to manage the person with sleep disorders (legs without resting, apnoeas night, insomnia in the elderly, the factors that hinder the sleep in the hospital (noise in environments of care). Breathing: general assessment and definition of the main alterations (hypoxia, cyanosis, dyspnea, cough, hemoptysis, bronchial obstruction, sputum and pathological breaths) a) assessment of breathing b) The management of oxygen therapy
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MM: Infermieristica clinica 2
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Pain: pain models (acute, postoperative, procedural, cancer and chronic - recurring), mode of assessment of chronic and acute pain: guiding principles, assess the size of the pain, for measuring instruments. Bowel elimination: the more common signs and symptoms in intestinal disorders (flatulence, melena, tenesmus ...) and major alterations (constipation, fecal impaction, diarrhea, fecal incontinence and hemorrhoids) a) assessment of bowel function and diagnostic procedures b) constipation: Specific Data presence / risk assessment and care interventions with focus on laxatives c) Diarrhea: care interventions d) Execution dell'enteroclisma evacuative Breathing: general assessment and definition of the main alterations (hypoxia, cyanosis, dyspnea, cough, hemoptysis, bronchial obstruction, sputum and pathological breaths) a) assessment of breathing b) The management of oxygen therapy The prevention and treatment of bedsores. Venous and capillary blood sample. Emoculture and uroculture sample.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written text with multiple choice questions

Reference books
Activity Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Infermieristica clinica 1 Saiani L, Brugnolli A Trattato Cure Infermieristiche (Edizione 3) Idelson Gnocchi 2020
Infermieristica clinica 2 Saiani.L., Brugnolli., (2020) Trattato Cure Infermieristiche (Edizione 3) 2020


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