Information Package / Course Catalogue
Surgical Nursing - I
Course Code: CHH501
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 8
Objectives of the Course

The student gains the ability to conduct information a patient with disease that requires surgical intervention, preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative care of a holistic approach, providing education and rehabilitation to .

Course Content

This course will provide information about Fluid and electrolyte balance, and surgery, hypovolemic shock, preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative surgery care, late complications after surgery, wound healing, oncologic surgery, organ transplantation, surgery, robotic surgery, and evidence-based practices,

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to explain the basic concepts of Surgery
2.To be able to comply with ethical rules while taking care of surgical patients
3.To be able to explain the principles of asepsis and antisepsis
4.To be able to plan Holistic nursing process, the patient pre-operative preparation
5. To be able to plan a holistic approach the principles of perioperative patient care through the nursing process
6.To be able to plan the principles of holistic patient care through the nursing process postoperatively,
7. To be able to select evidence-based nursing practice surgical diseases
8. To be able to xplain the ethical rules at the time of surgical patient care
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Lewis SL, Dirksen SR, Heitkemper MM, Bucher L, Camera IM (2011) Medical Surgical Nursing: Assessment and Management of Clinical Problems, Vol:1, Ed 8, Mosby, St Louis
2. Phillips NF, Berry EC, Kohn ML (2007) Berry and Kohn’s Operating Room Technique, Ed 11, Mosby, St Louis.
3. Karadakovan, A., Aslan Eti, F (2010) Dahili ve Cerrahi Hastalıklarda Bakım, Nobel Kitabevi, Adana.
4. Aştı Atabek, T., Karadağ, A (2011) Klinik Uygulama Becerileri ve Yöntemleri, Nobel Kitabevi, Adana.
5.Erdil, F., Elbaş, Ö (2001) Cerrahi Hastalıklar Hemşireliği .III.Baskı, Tasarım Ofset, Ankara.
6.Aksoy, G.,Kanan,N.,Akyolcu,N (1992) Cerrahi Hastalıkları Hemşireliği.Ed:F.Akyürek, A.Ö.F. yayınları,Eskişehir.
7.Ignatavicius DD., Workman ML (2006) Medical-surgical nursing : critical thinking for collaborative care, Mosby, Louis.
8. Woodrow P. (2006) Intensive Care Nursing Second Edition,Routledge, Newyork.Rothrock C.J., Alexander’s Care of the Patient in Surgery , twelfth edition, Mosby USA, 2005
9.Sayek İ., Çoker A., Sökmen S (2001) Cerrahi infeksiyon, Güneş Kitabevi, Ankara
10. Edited by] (2005) Punder R., Nursing the Surgical Patient, Second Edition, Elsevier Science, China.
11.Rothrock C.J (2005) Alexander’s Care of the Patient in Surgery , twelfth edition, Mosby USA
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction to Surgical Nursing
Week 2 - Theoretical
Asepsis
Week 3 - Theoretical
Surgical Infections and Prevention
Week 4 - Theoretical
Fluid and Electrolyte Balance and Surgery
Week 5 - Theoretical
Surgical Patient and Nutrition
Week 6 - Theoretical
Preoperative Patient Care
Week 7 - Theoretical
Intraoperative Patient Care
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Mid term exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Postoperative Patient Care
Week 10 - Theoretical
Postoperative Care and Early and late complications,
Week 11 - Theoretical
Oncologic Surgery
Week 12 - Theoretical
Tissue Injury and Wound Healing
Week 13 - Theoretical
Organ Transplantation
Week 14 - Theoretical
Surgical Nursing Evidence-Based Practices
Week 15 - Theoretical
Surgical Nursing Evidence-Based Practices
Week 16 - Final Exam
FİNAL EXAM
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Lecture - Practice140684
Assignment102240
Term Project210224
Midterm Examination110111
Final Examination114115
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)202
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
OÇ-1
4
4
OÇ-2
4
3
3
4
OÇ-3
4
4
OÇ-4
4
4
5
OÇ-5
4
4
5
OÇ-6
5
4
4
4
4
OÇ-7
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-8
4
4
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