EVIDENCE-BASED OBSTETRICS

EVIDENCE-BASED OBSTETRICS

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Code
68030
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
1 credits during the 1st year of 9278 OBSTETRICIAN (L/SNT1) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/47
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (OBSTETRICIAN)
semester
2° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course aims to provide theoretical knowledge, skills and tools for the research of scientific evidence in obstetric practice.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

At the end of the course the student must be able to:

1. Describe the Evidence Based Practice methodology;

2. To formulate a clinical question for the research of scientific evidence;

3. Describe and use the PICOM in the construction of a search string

4. Describe and use the Bolean operators

 

EXPECTED LEARNING RESULTS:

At the end of the course, the student will be able to:

• Know the different search engines to perform scientific research

• Recognize the validity characteristics of a scientific study

• Critically evaluate the different scientific articles

• Compare the results of two or more articles

• Design a research question

  • Deduct the conclusions of a literature analysis

Teaching methods

In order to promote understanding, experimentation, discussion and comparison, in addition to the participated lesson, are used active teaching methods, such as: practical exercises in the computer room, work in small groups.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

In the relation to the skills area:

1. Formulate a research question

2. Use the PICOM method

3. Find primary and secondary studies using international databases

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Chiari P, Mosci D, Naldi E.  Evidence- Based-Clinical Practice.  McGrawHill

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

MARIA ROSARIA MASCOLO (President)

GIANLUIGI TRUDU

SIMONE FERRERO

MATILDE CANEPA

LESSONS

Teaching methods

In order to promote understanding, experimentation, discussion and comparison, in addition to the participated lesson, are used active teaching methods, such as: practical exercises in the computer room, work in small groups.

LESSONS START

See calendar of second semester starting from March

EXAMS

Exam description

Writing

Assessment methods

The student must be able to construct a PICO starting from an established research question and discuss a research project elaborated and developed on a topic chosen by the student.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
17/01/2020 14:00 GENOVA Scritto
14/02/2020 14:00 GENOVA Scritto
05/06/2020 14:00 GENOVA Scritto
10/07/2020 14:00 GENOVA Scritto
11/09/2020 14:00 GENOVA Scritto

FURTHER INFORMATION

Students will be received by appointment via email: matilde.canepa@unige.it