PODIATRY ICU

PODIATRY ICU

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Code
67517
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
2 credits during the 3nd year of 9284 PODOLOGY (L/SNT2) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MED/41
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (PODOLOGY)
semester
1° Semester
modules
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The course of BLS is aimed to teach to recognize life-threatening (cardio-respiratory) emergencies and to activate techniques of basic life support with either adhults, or chindren, even using a defibrillator.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Learn Basic Living Support (Basic Life Support) techniques to deal with an emergency using the external semiautomatic defibrillator (DAE), as provided by the ILCOR recommendations, pending the arrival of the Emergency Medical Service

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The outcomes of the course are preparing personnel confident with techniques of basic life support with or without defibrillator. Students will be able to recognize signs of cardio-respiratory arrest  and to activate the sequence of  procedures to support life  parameters (consciousness, ventilation, cardiac activity) in adhults and children, before the arrival of advanced  emergency care personnel.

Teaching methods

-Frontal lessons

-Practice with lay figures

-laboratory at multimedia UNIGE

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Teaching content of BLS

Prof . Piero Gianiorio

 

Physiopathology of arrest in adhults and children

Chain of survival

  • Evaluation of risk
  • Detection of arrest in adhults and children
  • Call for help

Treatment of arrest in adhults and children:

  • Positioning
  • Sequence of cardio-pulmonary support
  • C: (circulation) Techniques for thoracic compressions
  • A: (airway) respiratory tract patency
  • B: (breathing) Techniques of ventilation

Basis for the use of defibrillators

Pharmacological treatments in adhults and children

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

ILCOR 2015-2020 guidelines

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

PIERO GIANIORIO

NICOLO' ANTONINO PATRONITI

ANNA MARIA PITTALUGA

LESSONS

Teaching methods

-Frontal lessons

-Practice with lay figures

-laboratory at multimedia UNIGE

LESSONS START

Lessons start on october

EXAMS

Exam description

The exam is composed of a brief Interview about BLS theory, followed by practical exercitation

Assessment methods

Students will be asked to recognize signs of cardio-pulmonary arrest and to initiate proper BLS procedures, according with age and conditions of patients.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
18/06/2020 14:00 GENOVA Scritto + Orale DIFAR aula D viale Cembrano 4, Sturla
15/07/2020 14:00 GENOVA Scritto + Orale DIFAR aula D viale Cembrano 4, Sturla
16/09/2020 14:00 GENOVA Scritto + Orale DIFAR aula D viale Cembrano 4, Sturla