The student must have taken the first-year examinations
Final oral exam
At the end of the course the student must know the phenomena of childbirth and puerperium.
She must also have the knowledge to assist the delivery.
Physiology of birth: nomenclature, causes and factors
General and Nomenclature
Causes of childbirth
Factors of childbirth: the channel
General morphology of bony pelvis
Factors of childbirth: the fetus
Factors of childbirth: the strength
General characteristics of uterine contractions
Pressures generated by uterine contractions
Phenomenology of uterine contractions
The auxiliary forces of childbirth
Physiology of labor: the phenomena of childbirth
Clinical evolution of normal delivery (vertex presentation)
Clinical diagnosis during labor in childbirth
Assistance to pregnant women in labor
Puerperium: obstetric assistance
Pescetto, De Cecco, Pecorari, Ragni: “ Ginecologia e Ostetricia", Società Editrice Universo, Ed. IV 2009, 2 Volumi.
The slides and other materials used for lectures is made available to the students on the online moodle platform.
Group training activities.
Frontal and theoretical-practical lessons.
Prof. Dessole receives students for information about the course every Monday morning from 12.00 to 1 p.m.