82218 - Laboratory 2 (RN)

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  • Teacher Cristina Emanuela Palmas

  • Credits 1

  • Teaching Mode Traditional lectures

  • Language Italian

  • Campus of Bologna

  • Degree Programme First cycle degree programme (L) in Midwifery (cod. 9201)

  • Course Timetable from Mar 02, 2022 to Mar 25, 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 possesses the knowledge and the ability to understand the instrumental methods of pregnancy control and fetal well-being

Course contents

Ultrasound: basic principles

Approach to the obstetric patient

Eco office and the role of the midwife: competence, responsibility and autonomy in the practice of office ultrasound during pregnancy

First trimester ultrasound: dating ultrasound, visualize the gestational chamber, embryo and fetal heart activity

Ultrasound in the 2nd and 3rd trimester: evaluation of amniotic fluid, placental position and abnormalities

Sieog 2021 guidelines


SIEOG 2021

Teaching methods


discussion and POWER POINT review


Assessment methods

multiple choice test

Teaching tools

ultrasound scanner 

video and pc tools

Office hours

See the website of Cristina Emanuela Palmas