09164 - Emergency and First Aid Medicine

Course Unit Page

  • Teacher Annagiulia Gramenzi

  • Credits 1

  • SSD MED/09

  • Teaching Mode Traditional lectures

  • Language Italian

  • Campus of Bologna

  • Degree Programme First cycle degree programme (L) in Neurophysiopathology techniques (cod. 8482)

  • Teaching resources on Virtuale

  • Course Timetable from Feb 28, 2022 to Mar 31, 2022


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

Good health and well-being

Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

At the end of the module the student knows the bases of the medical-surgical emergency, particularly referring to the provision of first aid.

Course contents

. First Aid Principles (BLS)
. A (Airway - Airway management)
. Foreign bodies in the airways
. How to insert an oropharyngeal cannula
. B (Breathing - breath assessment)
. C (Circulation - evaluation of the circle)
. Neurological objective examination: early recognition of stroke
  and team thrombolysis
. Principles of intervention in case of ingestion of toxic
  substances; electric shock; fractures; bites; heat stroke; burns.
. Wounds, disinfectants, detergents, bandages.
. Management of the patient with hypoglycemia
. Patient management with a epileptic seizures
. Anaphylaxis


material provided during the lesson

Teaching methods

Lectures and introduction to practice (BLS simulation)

Assessment methods

In a single exam with the other teachers of the Integrated Course.

Teaching tools

Slides and other material.

Office hours

See the website of Annagiulia Gramenzi