Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita e dell'Ambiente - Guida degli insegnamenti (Syllabus)


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Seat Scienze
A.A. 2016/2017
Credits 6
Hours 48
Period 2^ semestre
Language ENG
U-gov code ST03 3S593


The realization of a catastrophe or a collective accident determines as part of a community, a
more or less precise and more or less rapid response: the rescue.
This answer can vary in form and intensity in relation to the seriousness of the consequences of
left on the environment, but must always be of sanitary nature as the amplitude of the damage
material is added the presence of victims.
That said, the student must have a basic knowledge of physics, chemistry, anatomy and physiology.

Development of the course

There will be lectures and practical exercises cardiopulmonary resuscitation on a dummy.
At the front course it is complemented by a teaching activity carried out by students in groups with supervision of the teacher prepare arguments to be exhibited in the classroom with other students.

Learning outcomes

The course aims to provide students with the essentials and knowledge with regard
the organization of relief efforts during natural disasters and non-tactical and logistical aspects
organization of the materials, as well as basic rescue techniques through the activation of
chain of emergency.
The recognition of health situations in emergency and urgency.

Ability to apply the knowledge
The student in particular conditions will be able to activate the relief and start a CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) and use a defibrillator.


The answer to the catastrophe
Rescue organization
tactical and logistical aspects
rescue personnel
Structures and their functioning
Rescue basic techniques
Sorting and classification of victims
Current organization of emergency assistance in Italy and particularly in the Marche region.
Anatomy and physiology of major organs and systems.
major diseases
Chain of Survival Management
BLSD (Basic Life Support defibrillation)
Defibrillation: appliances and their management.

Development of the examination

Methods for assessing learning outcomes:
Oral examination on the topics covered

Criteria for assessing learning outcomes: 
The student will demonstrate knowledge of the topics covered as well as the management of a health alarm via the activation of the rescue and management of the event waiting for help.

Criteria for measuring learning outcomes:
The final grade is given thirty

Criteria for measuring learning outcomes:
The rating is assigned based on the candidate's knowledge evaluated on two questions.

Recommended reading

R.Noto, P.Huguenard, A.Larcan :Medicina delle catastrofi- Masson
IRC:BLS-D ,basic life support, early defibrillation. 5° ed.
M.Chiaranda:Urgenze ed Emergenze-Istituzioni- Piccin

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