21334 - Respiratory Apparatus Diseases

Academic Year 2021/2022

  • Teaching Mode: Traditional lectures
  • Campus: Bologna
  • Corso: First cycle degree programme (L) in Nursing (cod. 8473)

Learning outcomes

The student acquires knowledge of the physiological basis, diagnostic workup, clinica presentation and treatment of the main respiraotry diseases.

Course contents

Main signs and symptoms of the respiratory diseases

Pulmonary function tests



Respiratory failure

Oxygen therapy

Teaching methods

Frontal lessons

Assessment methods

Written test with multiple choice between 4 alternative answers

Teaching tools



Office hours

See the website of Angela Maria Grazia Pacilli


Good health and well-being

This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.