21334 - Respiratory Apparatus Diseases

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  • Teacher Angela Maria Grazia Pacilli

  • Credits 1

  • SSD MED/10

  • Teaching Mode Traditional lectures

  • Language Italian

  • Campus of Bologna

  • Degree Programme First cycle degree programme (L) in Nursing (cod. 8473)

  • Course Timetable from Oct 13, 2021 to Nov 05, 2021


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

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