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A.Y. 2019/2020
Overall hours
Learning objectives
Learn the retrieval of peripheral venous accesses useful for carrying out contrastographic examinations.
Expected learning outcomes
-Prepare the materials and equipment necessary for venipuncture
- guarantee the safety in the preparation of the tubes for blood chemistry tests
- adopt the precautions for own safety and that of the assisted person (eg use personal protection devices, patient identification, label the tubes before taking the sample ..)
- apply the venipuncture procedure on dummy.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Course syllabus
Other activities
Intramuscular injection technique.
Venipuncture technique (for blood collection and/or infusions of venous fluids).
Closed circuit bladder catheterization technique.
Mobilization techniques.
Vital signs detection.
Calculation of drug dosage.
Prerequisites for admission
No prior knowledge required.
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.
Furthermore, simulation exercises, group work, and expert-led discussions will be carried out, films will be screened and clinical cases will be examined.
Teaching Resources
CARUSO, PITTELLA: Il manuale dei concorsi per infermiere - EdiSES, Napoli, 2015
Assessment methods and Criteria
The final assessment will consist of a written test aimed to ascertain the preparation of the student. The test will result in a judgment of "approved" or "not approved".
The booking on the UNIMIA portal, within the dates established for each appeal, is mandatory for the examination.
- University credits: 1
Lessons: 10 hours
Professor: Tramacere Andrea