cod. 1010417

Academic year 2024/25
3° year of course - First semester
Margherita AIMI
Academic discipline
Scienze infermieristiche ostetrico-ginecologiche (MED/47)
Primo soccorso
Type of training activity
20 hours
of face-to-face activities
2 credits
hub: -
course unit

Integrated course unit module: Advanced midwifery

Learning objectives

The main objective of the course is the acquisition of knowledge and skills regarding obstetric care for dystocia and pathological situations inherent in labor and delivery.


Course unit content

Assistance to malpresentations and malpositions
Assistance for stage I and II dystocia
Operational childbirth assistance
Childbirth assistance in breech presentation
Assistance to labor and twin birth
VBAC assistance
Labor and delivery assistance in case of meconium stained fluid.
Assistance to labor and delivery in eperidural analgesia
Assistance for external cephalic version of breech presentation.
Assistance to the manual removal of the placenta.
Episiotomy: indications and execution
Assistance to labor fetus SGA/LGA
Assistance to labor MEF

Full programme


Urgenze ed emergenze in sala parto – Ragusa A., Crescini C. ed. Piccin
Fisiologia della nascita – Spandrio R., Regalia A., Bestetti G., ed. Carocci-Faber
Ginecologia e Ostetricia – Pescetto G., De Cecco L., Pecorari D., Ragni N., Società editrice Universo
Manuale di Sala Parto - Valle A., Meregalli V., Bottino S., Zanini A., Edi-Ermes

Teaching methods

The course will be carried out through face-to-face lectures

Assessment methods and criteria

the evaluation takes place through an oral interview with a score expressed in thirtieths.

Other information