GENERAL AND SPECIALIST PEDIATRICS
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Basic knowledges of neonatal characteristic and main disease in the firsts days of life
Course contents summary
HEALTY NEWBORN and PATHOLOGIC NEWBORN
Physical examination of newborn.
Neonatal birthing injuries.
Neonatal TORCH infections.
Infections and breast feeding.
Breast feeding in the firsts days of life.
Neonatal hypoxic ischemic encephalopaty and hypothermic treatment.
Neonatal whitdrawal syndrome.
Fetal alcohol syndrome.
Delayed cord clamping.
Pescetto-De Cecco-Pecorari: GYNAECOLOGY AND OBSTETRICS. SEU ed, 2009.
Costantini W., Calistri D., Ostetrica. Le basi scientifico-culturali. Vol. 1-2-3. Ed. Piccin, 2013.
Italian Society of Neonatology: guidelines of treatment of hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy of newborn. Ed. 2°
Slides provided by teaching
Frontal lessons. Slides and audiovisual material
Assessment methods and criteria
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.