Degree course: 
Corso di First cycle degree in Midwifery
Academic year when starting the degree: 
Academic year in which the course will be held: 
Course type: 
Basic compulsory subjects
Second semester
Standard lectures hours: 
Detail of lecture’s hours: 
Lesson (20 hours)

There are no requirements.

Voto Finale

Student should acquire theoretical knowledge and behaviour principles pertinent to them for emergency operation, according to international medical and surgical guidelines, purposed to know and know how to do, to assure life support and restoration in-hospital emergency.

Emergency epidemiology
General and special emergency
Patient observation and vital function monitoring
Critical ill evaluation
Allergy to drugs and materials (contrast means and latex free journey)
Epidemiology of unexpected death
Clinical, biological and cerebral death
Guidelines and evidence based medicine
Classification of therapeutic interventions
Acute respiratory failure – physiopathology
Shock - physiopathology
Different causes of shock and therapeutic notes
Adult and paediatric Basic Life Support
Chain of survival
Identification of critical situation and treatment protocols for medical and surgical emergency
Call to 118 emergency system / intra-hospital alarm
Airways obstruction and how to relieve
Lateral positioning
Providing rescue breathing
Chest compressions
Defibrillation, cardioversion, external pacing
Algorithms for advanced life support in cardiac arrest and multiple trauma
Drugs for advanced life support
Vacuum for airway secretions (oral and tracheal)
Mechanical ventilation in emergency and oxygen-therapy
Semi-automated external defibrillators
General principles of anaesthesiology
Pain therapy: anaesthesiology techniques and the hospital without pain (pain service strategy)
Monitoring critical ill
Trauma in pregnancy
HELLP syndrome
Eclampsia and pre-eclampsia

“Urgenze ed emergenze - Istituzioni” Chiaranda M.
Piccin Editor - Padova, IV edition 2016; pages 750;  78,00

“Guida illustrata delle emergenze” Chiaranda M.
Piccin editor - Padova, 2008; pages 610 + multimedial CD-rom; Î 249,00

“Diagnosi e trattamento delle emergenze medico-chirurgiche” Androni B., Chiara O., Coen D., Vescovi S. Masson – Elsevier editor - Milano, 2009; pages 511; Î 80,00

“Emergenze medico chirurgiche” Tiberio G.
Masson editor - Milano, 2001; pages 586; Î 44,00

“Urgenze ed emergenze medico-chirurgiche” Agrò F.
Edizioni Minerva Medica editor - Torino, 2000; pages 540; Î 38,73

“Analgesia Anestesia Terapia Intensiva in Ostetricia” D. Celleno Edizioni Minerva Medica editor – Torino, 2006; pages 240; Î 26,00

“Nozioni di rianimazione” Damia G.
Monduzzi editor - Bologna, 1987; pages 324; Î 40,46

“European Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Resuscitation 2015" Resuscitation 2015;95:1-99