39559 - Maternal/Child Nursing (FA)

Academic Year 2021/2022

  • Moduli: Sara Emiliani (Modulo 1) Sara Emiliani (Modulo 2)
  • Teaching Mode: Traditional lectures (Modulo 1) Traditional lectures (Modulo 2)
  • Campus: Ravenna
  • Corso: First cycle degree programme (L) in Nursing (cod. 8474)

Course contents

General Pediatrics and Pedagogy.

Evolution of individual; mother-child "diade", FCC

WHO and national health plan documents.

Special nursing for pregnant woman "a termine" and her child; peri-natal cares.

Nursing the healthy newborn

Nursing the newborn with health problems

Nursing in PICU

Caring for babies affected by:

  • respiratory
  • cardio-circulatory
  • infectious
  • neurological
  • methabolical
  • gastro-enteral
  • periferic and sensorial neurology 


Pain, analgesia and sedation in babies and children.

Special therapies and their nursing management.

Special nutrition in babies and mothers

Nursing pediatric plans.


Di Giacomo, P.; Rigon, L. A. "Assistenza infermieristica e ostetrica in area materno-infantile" – CEA II° ed., Milano, 2016

Marchioni, G.; Salerno, S.; Scalorbi, S., Quarella, P.: "Infermieristica in area materno-infantile” - ed. McGraw Hill, Milano, 2014

Badon, P.; Zampieron, A.: "Procedure Infermieristiche in Pediatria” - ed. CEA, Milano, 2014

Bee, H.; "Lo sviluppo del bambino" - Zanichelli III° ed., Bologna, 2003Metodi didattici Metodi didattic

Teaching methods

Problem-based interactive front lessons; partecipative case analysis; simulations.


Assessment methods

Written exam.

Teaching tools

Original slides; audiovisual and films; specialty materials illustrations.

Office hours

See the website of Sara Emiliani


Good health and well-being

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