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
Neonatal TORCH infections.
Neonatal hypoxic ischemic encephalopaty and hypothermic treatment.
Neonatal whitdrawal syndrome.
Fetal alcohol syndrome.
Very low birth weight newborn: features and complications.
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.
Costantini W., Calistri D., MIDWIFERY. Scientific-cultural bases. Piccin Ed., 2013
Italian Society of Neonatology: guidelines of treatment of hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy of newborn. 2° edtition
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.