cod. PC15753

Academic year 2020/21
3° year of course - First semester
Academic discipline
Ginecologia e ostetricia (MED/40)
Scienze medico-chirurgiche
Type of training activity
20 hours
of face-to-face activities
2 credits
hub: -
course unit

Integrated course unit module: PEDIATRICS AND GYNECOLOGY

Learning objectives

This course is aimed at providing the student with the basic knowledge and comprehension of the covered topics and allowing a practical application of the acquired knowledge in the working practice


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Course unit content

Anatomy anf physiology of the female genital system. Congenital malformations
Infections. Endometriosis
Infertility and sterility
Genital prolapse.Benign tumors and malignancies of the reproductive tract
Clinical management of pregnancy. Screening and prenatal diagnosis of chromosomal defects and congenital anomalies. Miscarriage. Ectopic pregnancy. Diabetes. Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. Labor and delivery
Postpartum and puerperium. Dystocia. Obstetric emergencies (cord prolapse, abruptio placentae, placenta previa). Infections in pregnancy (TORCH). Alloimmunization. Termination of pregnancy

Full programme

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Pescetto - De Cecco - Pecorari - Ragni. Ginecologia e ostetricia. Seu Edit. 2009.
Assistenza infermieristica in pediatria. Badon e Cesaro. Ambrosiana
Procedure infermieristiche in pediatria. Badon e Zampieron. Ambrosiana

Teaching methods

According to the regulation of the Italian Government and the University of Parma about the COVID-19 pandemics, the present course is realized with frontal lessons via mixed in-presence and at-distance modality. In particular, the teacher takes lessons in the classroom with the help of PC (Powerpoint slides); simultaneous connection of the PC to the Teams platform in streaming modality ensures connection with students not present in the classroom. Each lesson is registered and loaded in the Elly portal of the course, together with the slides. The teacher is available for further explanations in office or by distance via Teams after e-mail appointment, or via chat on Elly platform.

Assessment methods and criteria

The student’s knowledge, topics’ comprehension and her/his skill to apply them on the occupational contexts will be evaluated by questions on the topics related to the course content. Failed answer to one or more questions or proved insufficiency of the basic knowledge on the subject will preclude the successful completion of the exam. In case of completion of the exam, an evaluation that contributes to the final grade of the course will be defined and it will be based on the achievement of the objectives. In case the COVID-related sanitary emergence continues, the examination will proceed on the Teams platform (see the guidelines at the address:

Other information

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