Basis of patient care

A.Y. 2019/2020
5
Max ECTS
50
Overall hours
SSD
MED/17 MED/42 MED/45
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course teaches how to identify the etiological agents of the most common bacterial and viral infections, the methods and techniques used in prevention by analyzing the factors suitable for health protection and nursing principles.
Expected learning outcomes
The student must demonstrate that he has learned the fundamental determinants of patient health.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Prerequisites for admission
No prior knowledge is required.
Assessment methods and Criteria
The assessment of learning takes place through the final exam, which verifies the acquisition of the knowledge and skills expected for the lessons of the integrated course through a written test lasting 2 hours. The test is based on quizzes with multiple choice answers for a total of 30 questions distributed variously among the different modules. Each correct answer is evaluated a point. The exam is considered passed if the student has acquired a minimum score of 18 points in the written test.
The booking on the UNIMIA portal, within the dates established for each appeal, is mandatory for the examination.
Malattie infettive
Course syllabus
General principles and isolation procedures in Infectious Diseases.
HIV Infection: epidemiology and clinical presentation of diseases.
Infections of the gastrointestinal tract and viral hepatitis.
Meningoecephalitis.
Pneumonia and tuberculosis.
Infectious exanthems and sexually transmitted infections.
Teaching methods
The course is divided into a series of lectures with slide shows in Power Point. The lectures slides are uploaded to the Ariel website.
Teaching Resources
MORONI, ESPOSITO, ANTINORI: Malattie Infettive - Ed. Masson
Igiene generale e applicata
Course syllabus
General principles and isolation procedures in Infectious Diseases.
HIV Infection: epidemiology and clinical presentation of diseases.
Infections of the gastrointestinal tract and viral hepatitis.
Meningoecephalitis.
Pneumonia and tuberculosis.
Infectious exanthems and sexually transmitted infections.
Teaching methods
The course is divided into a series of lectures with slide shows in Power Point. The lectures slides are uploaded to the Ariel website.
Teaching Resources
PONTELLO, AUXILIA: Igiene e sanità pubblica. I fondamenti della prevenzione - Piccin Editore
Princìpi di assistenza infermieristica
Course syllabus
General principles of communication.
The principles of the aid relationship.
Outline of hospital hygiene.
The infectious chain.
Guarantee the hygienic and aseptic conditions suitable for the execution of treatments.
WHO Recommendations on Hand Washing.
Infections in care settings.
The concept of "taking charge" of the person to be assisted.
Main methods for the assessment.
Measurement of vital signs.
The concept of clinical risk management.
The main quality certification systems.
Organizational strategies and responsibilities for workplace safety.
Patient safety.
Prevention of falls in care environments.
Procedures and protocols guidelines.
Know and spread the evidence based approach.
Teaching methods
The course is divided into a series of lectures with slide shows in Power Point. The lectures slides are uploaded to the Ariel website.
Teaching Resources
SAIANI, BRUGNOLLI: Trattato di cure infermieristiche - Idleson-Gnocchi, 2011
Igiene generale e applicata
MED/42 - HYGIENE AND PUBLIC HEALTH - University credits: 2
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: Pariani Elena
Malattie infettive
MED/17 - INFECTIOUS DISEASES - University credits: 2
Lessons: 10 hours
Princìpi di assistenza infermieristica
MED/45 - NURSING - University credits: 1
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: Tramacere Andrea