Information Package / Course Catalogue
Surgical Nursing Practice -II
Course Code: CHH504
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

Aims to acquire knowledge in advanced level related on diagnosis or treatment of system or organ diseases requiring surgery initiative and given holistic care by combination of acquiring knowledge with evidence-base practices.

Course Content

Ear-nose-throat, respiratory, digestive, cardiovascular, Neurosurgery, musculoskeletal, Urine, endocrine, eye and plastic and reconstructive surgery and nursing care.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Rahşan ÇAM
Lec. Nurdan GEZER
Lec. Sultan ÖZKAN
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to explain diagnosis or treatment of system or organ diseases requiring surgery initiative
2.To be able to plan nursing care based on up-to-date knowledges in system or organ diseases requiring surgery initiative
3.To be able to choose evidence-base applications in surgical diseases nursing
4. To be able to explain ethic rules during given care to surgical patient
5.Know the new surgical procedures relating to systems
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.
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 14 - 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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