cod. 1008255

Academic year 2023/24
2° year of course - First semester
- Elisa ROMANO
Academic discipline
Scienze infermieristiche ostetrico-ginecologiche (MED/47)
Scienze ostetriche
Type of training activity
10 hours
of face-to-face activities
1 credits
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course unit

Integrated course unit module: Childbirth care, puerperium and neonatology

Learning objectives

The course aims to enable the student to know and understand the
essential elements of care and management of Puerperium.
Another key objective is the ability to apply knowledge and
understanding during the tests d 'exam.


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Course unit content

The course deals with the different characteristics of Purperium, the assistance to the physiological newborn and the contribution to parenting.
Important contents are the role of the Midwife and her Duties during
assistance to the mother, the couple and the newborn.

Full programme

- The physiological Puerperium.
- Assistance to the puerpera.
- Assistance to the newborn.
- Hospital discharge.
- Baby blues.
- The couple.


• D. Calistri, W.Costantini, Ostetrica, Piccinin 2015A.
• Pescetto, De Cecco, Pecorari, Ragni, OSTETRICIA E GINECOLOGIA
In addition, each lesson will be supported by educational materials and

Teaching methods

The modalities of teaching will be lectures supported by slides.

Assessment methods and criteria

The assessment of the achievement of the objectives set by the course
includes an oral assessment.
The assessment will be made in order to ensure the achievement of the
knowledge and understanding of the content.
The final score of the course will result from the oral assessment, as well
as the evaluation of classroom attendance and participation.

Other information

Slides and shared protocols of the Obstetric Unit of Ospedale Maggiore -