Information Package / Course Catalogue
Surgical Care of Specialized Patient
Course Code: CHH535
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

The aim of this course is to define the characteristics of the special surgical patient, to learn the preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative characteristics of the special surgical patient, and to learn the evidence-based practices in the special surgical patient care

Course Content

Definition and classification of special patient groups, surgical care of obese patients, surgical care of pregnant women, surgical care of geriatric patients, surgical care of oncologic patients, surgical care of oncologic patients, surgical care of physically disabled patients, surgical care of patients with mental retardation, surgical care of patients with psychiatric problems

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To make the student more knowledgeable and skilled in the field of surgical care of the particular patient
2.To provide the student with the knowledge and skills to provide surgical patient care services for the specific patient.
3.To develop and deepen the knowledge of the student at the level of expertise in protecting and improving the health of individuals in surgical care of the specific patient.
4.To provide holistic care to the patient/individual in line with the nursing process in the care of the special surgical patient.
5.To be able to discuss ethical and legal responsibilities in the care of the special surgical patient with the student.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Karadakovan A, Eti-Aslan, F (2010) Dahili ve Cerrahi Hastalıklarda Bakım, Nobel Kitabevi, Adana. 7) Süreli Yayınlar
2.Aksoy, G., Kanan, N., Akyolcu, N(Ed.) Cerrahi Hemşireliği. İstanbul: Nobel Kitapevi.
3.Çelik, S. (Ed.). Cerrahi Hemşireliğinde Güncel Uygulamalar .Antalya: Çukurova Nobel Tıp Kitabevi.
4.Aksoy, G., Kanan., Akyolcu, N(Eds.). Cerrahi Hemşireliği I .İstanbul: Nobel Tıp Kitabevi.
5.Lewis, S.L., Bucher, L. Heitkemper, M.M. Harding, M.M., Kwong, J. ve Roberts, D. (Eds.). Medical Surgical Nursing Assessment and Management of Clinical Problems .
6.Johnson M., Perry-Philo M., (2015). Understanding Medical Surgical Nursing, F.A. Davis Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, (5. bs., ss.1004-1024).
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Course description, content and objectives
Week 2 - Theoretical
Definition and classification of special patient groups
Week 3 - Theoretical
Surgical care of the obese patient
Week 4 - Theoretical
Surgical care of the obese patient
Week 5 - Theoretical
Surgical care of the pregnant
Week 6 - Theoretical
Surgical care of the geriatric patient
Week 7 - Theoretical
Surgical care of the geriatric patient
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Surgical care of the diabetic patient
Week 10 - Theoretical
Surgical care of the oncological patient
Week 11 - Theoretical
Surgical care of the oncological patient
Week 12 - Theoretical
Surgical care of the physically disabled patient
Week 13 - Theoretical
Surgical care of the patient with mental retardation
Week 14 - Theoretical
Surgical care of the patient with psychiatric problems
Week 15 - Practice
Surgical care of the patient with psychiatric problems
Week 16 - Theoretical
Final
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Midterm Examination130131
Final Examination140141
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)100
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
5
5
5
4
2
4
OÇ-2
4
4
4
4
4
2
4
OÇ-3
3
3
4
4
4
2
4
OÇ-4
4
5
5
4
4
2
4
OÇ-5
5
5
5
5
4
2
5
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