Information Package / Course Catalogue
Surgical Nursing Practice I
Course Code: CHH502
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 0
Prt.: 6
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 6
Objectives of the Course

To require surgical diagnosis and treatment of diseases of organ systems and to have advanced knowledge and a holistic patient care by combining this information aims to provide evidence-based practices.

Course Content

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 implement nursing care in accordance with current information system and organ diseases requiring surgical intervention
2.To be able to implement the surgical nursing evidence-based practices during patient care
3.To be able to cooperate with team members during the any kind of treatment to the patient
4.To be able to comply with ethical rules while taking care of surgical patients
5. To know the system and organ diseases requiring surgical intervention
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.AORN (2011) Perioperative Standards and Recommended Practices, Recommended Practices for Product Selection in Perioperative Practice Setting.
4.Ignatavicius DD., Workman ML (2006) Medical-surgical nursing : critical thinking for collaborative care, Mosby, Louis,
5.Rothrock C.J (2005) Alexander’s Care of the Patient in Surgery , twelfth edition, Mosby USA.
6. Sayek İ., Çoker A., Sökmen S (2001) Cerrahi infeksiyon, Güneş Kitabevi, Ankara.
7.Edited by] (2005) Punder R., Nursing the Surgical Patient, Second Edition, Elsevier Science, China.
8.Karadakovan, A., Aslan Eti, F (2010) Dahili ve Cerrahi Hastalıklarda Bakım, Nobel Kitabevi, Adana.
9.Erdil, F., Elbaş, Ö (2001) Cerrahi Hastalıklar Hemşireliği .III.Baskı, Tasarım Ofset, Ankara.
10.9. Aştı Atabek, T., Karadağ, A (2011) Klinik Uygulama Becerileri ve Yöntemleri, Nobel Kitabevi, Adana.
11.Aksoy, G.,Kanan,N.,Akyolcu,N (1992) Cerrahi Hastalıkları Hemşireliği.Ed:F.Akyürek, A.Ö.F. yayınları,Eskişehir.
12.Dramalı, A.,Erdil, F., Hatipoğlu, S., Aksoy, G., Kanan, N., Elbaş, N., Şelimen, D., Akyolcu, N., Güler, Ü., Atay, M (1998) Cerrahi Hastalıkları Hemşireliği El Kitabı.Vehbi Koç Vakfı yayınları, Birlik Ofset, İstanbul.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 2 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 3 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 4 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 5 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 6 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 7 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 8 - Practice
practice evaluation
Week 9 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 10 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 11 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 12 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 13 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 15 - Practice
Nursing care practice of surgical diseases
Week 16 - Practice
practice evaluation
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Practice1%100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Practice1408112
Assignment82124
Midterm Examination1516
Final Examination1819
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)151
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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