CLINICAL NURSING IN PEDIATRICS

General Module
Course Sheet
Academic Year of enrolment: 
2018/2019
Type of Course: 
Characterising
Optional/Mandatory: 
Compulsory
Degree: 
Bachelor's Degree Programme in NURSING
Disciplinary Sector: 
General, Clinical and Pediatric Nursing
Credits: 
2
Programme Year: 
2
Professor and Collaborators: 
ZICCHI Maria
Obligatory attendance: 
Yes
Hours of classroom activity: 
24
Prerequisites: 

Classification of newborns. Extrauterine adaptations. Care of newborns. Jaundice. Respiratory diseases. Congenital heart defects. Chromosomal abnormalities. Neonatal infections, seizures, hypoglicemia. Inborn metabolic diseases.
Pediatrics:
- growth monitoring, short stature
- upper and lower airway infections, common exhanthems, acute gastroenteritis, urinary infections, lymphadenitis
-asthma, cystic fibrosis
-adverse reactions to food, gastroesoph. reflux, colic, constipation, celiac disease, inflammatory bowel diseases, viral and autoimmune hepatits, Wilson disease
- diabetes
-rheumatic d., juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, Schönlein porpora, Kawasaki disease
-anemia, bleeding disorders, leukemia, lymphoma
-nephritic and nephrotic syndromes
Obstetrics

-Development of the embryo and fetal membranes
-Physiology of pregnancy
-Diagnosis of pregnancy and pregnancy hygiene
-Physiology of childbirth
-Semeiology OF fetus and placenta: prenatal diagnosis
-Evaluation of fetal wellbeing: biochemical and biophysical monitoring
-The puerperium and lactation

GYNECOLOGY

-Anatomy of the female genital
-The biological basis of reproductive function
-Physiology of female and male reproductive function
-The menstrual cycle
-Fertilization
- The menopause
-Contraception
- The female and male-sterility
-The inflammation of the female genital tract
-Endometriosis
-Pelvic organ prolapse
-The gynecological cancer: diagnosis
The obstetric care;
Nursing care to women during pregnancy: biophysical and psychosocial aspects of physiological pregnancy, health education: hygiene, nutrition, work;
Methods of childbirth preparation and birth;
Nursing care to women in normal birth;
Woman welcoming in the delivery room: the role of the nurse;
Assistance to the woman in the puerperium; major complications of childbirth;
Breastfeeding: promotion, complication and remedial action;
Clinical guidelines for the implementation of breastfeeding, rooming-in;
IVG and advice;
Prevention in gynecology
Obstetric and gynecologic surgical operations

AF code: 
40000048