39258 - Professional Workshop 1 (RN)

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  • Teacher Gioele Santucci

  • Credits 1

  • Teaching Mode Traditional lectures

  • Language Italian

Academic Year 2018/2019

Learning outcomes

The student at the end of the module, after anthropomorphic dummy exercises, has competence on conventional radiology techniques explained in the frontal lectures in a protected and controlled place

Course contents

Hand washing and handling of the patient and hospital-acquired infections. Structure of a radiology: controlled areas and supervised areas. Practice on a dummy in direct digital diagnostics . TOPICS OF THE WORKSHOP AND ASSOCIATED INFECTIONS Definition of antisepsis and antiseptic, disinfectant, disinfection and sterilization. Distinctions between contamination, colonization and infection. Care-associated infection: definition, impact , global and Italian implications. Chain of infection, transmission routes and standard precautions. Medical waste: definition, classification, disposal, regulations, Marzaloni's film. DPI description, testing practices such as wearing masks , film on how to put on and remove DPI . Additional precautions for routes of transmission: contact, airborne and droplet.Cough etiquette. Hand hygiene: project WHO, mode of transmission by the hands. Why, when and how it should be performed hand hygiene in health care. The 5 moments for hand hygiene with particular reference to radiology. How to perform hand hygiene. Movies: hand hygiene with soap and water, alcohol gel, various situations. How and when to wear gloves as wear and remove them

Teaching tools

Please, see the website of Santucci Gioele or contact the lecturer by mail gioele.santucci@unibo.it [mailto:gioele.santucci@unibo.it]

Office hours

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