Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
200005252017FIRST AID AND EMERGENCY TREATMCompulsory592
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To repeat updated knowledges about basic principles of cardiopulmonary resuscitation for a patient requiring emergency care due to cardiac arrest, learning advanced life support and defibrillation, general knowledges about general anesthesia and anaphylactic reactions
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Sezgin Ulukaya
Learning Outcomes
1Be able to evaluate cardiac arrest in human
2Be able to utilize basic life support rulles using an algoritm: open airway, external chest compressions and ventilation
3Be able to explain advanced life support algoritm
4Be able to discriminate cardiac rhythm requiring defibrillation
5Be able to perform skill foreign body extraction from upper airway
6Be able to diagnose signs of anaphylaxis
7Be able to explain main features of general anesthesia
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Perform skills of standart practice of basic life support by using an algoritm: evaluation airway, breathing and circulation of patient; attempts/practices to open airway, external chest compression and mouth-to-mouth breathing, providing help to patient with upper airway obstruction, rulles for advanced life support and defibrillation, diagnosis of anaphylactic reaction and first aid, theoretical education for general anesthesia
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction the course Presentation of the lesson's plan
2Basic life support (adult and pediatric) Upper airway obstruction
3Advanced life support Defibrillation
4Preoperative evaluation, premedication, drugs related with general anesthesia (hypnotics, opioids, neuromuscular blockers)
5General anesthesia, complications Anaphylactic reactions
6Practice using manikine (Group I)
7Practice using manikine (Group II)
8Practice using manikine (Group III)
9Practice using manikine (Group IV)
10Mid-term examination (Groups I-IV)
11Practice using manikine (Group V)
12Practice using manikine (Group VI)
13Practice using manikine (Group VII)
14Practice using manikine (Group VIII)
15Mid-term examination (Groups V-VIII)
Recommended or Required Reading
The European Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Resuscitation 2010 Lesson book of Ege University School of Medicine Dept Of Anesthesiology and Reanimation Educational material of instructor
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination160
Practice140
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
Yes
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures28256
Individual Study for Mid term Examination155
Individual Study for Final Examination155
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)68
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