Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
300002652016MEDICAL FIRST AIDCompulsory233
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course, students learn the basic concepts of first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation of modern practices and practical knowledge to ensure that information is made to consolidate the provision of training on mannequins, allergy and anaphylaxis, acute poisoning, etc ... is to make knowledge about first aid in special circumstances.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Mustafa Nuri Deniz, Doç. Dr. İlkben Günişen, Doç. Dr. Nezih Sertöz, Doç. Dr. Esra Yüksel
Learning Outcomes
1health teams to make co-operation fort he advanced life support
2able to understand the basis of medical first aid, normal vital signs
3able to use the information gained
4knowledge of basic life support, able to apply adults and children
5appropriate techniques to open the airway of airway obstruction, to understand the differences between the techniques applied in adults and children
6trauma patients, trauma equipment appropriate to apply, able to cooperate with security and medical teams
7allergic and anaphylactic cases to apply the necessary medical treatment and basic life support if necessary
8knowledge of the physiological effects of hot and cold and hot shock, and freezing the body required to apply first aid
9able to make first aid for a patient with near-drowing and able to collaborate medical teams
10able to evaluate clinical findings for a patients with poisonous animal bites and insect stings and able to make first aid
11acute toxicity of mercury poisoning to evaluate the patient according to clinical findings, the cause of the practice of medicine andidot and able to take necessary measures
12knowledge about the possible damage to the body for a patients with burn, electric injury and asphyxia, able to take necessary measures and able to make first aid
13ability to identify cases where the level of consciousness and convulsive coma, applications will be able to maintain airway patency
14Information about the pathophysiology of tetanus, the period of pre-hospital medical first aid can be made to apply
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
General overview to Medical First Aid Basic Medical First Aid concepts, normal vital signs, and their assessment Basic and advanced life support for adult and pediatric patients, nenatal resuscitation Anaphylactic reactions: mechanisms, clinical signs and tratment Reaniation at: near drowing, acute intoxications, heat stroke, frostbite, electric shock and lightinin injury, evenomation...
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1General overview to Medical First AidIntroduction
2Basic concept of Medical First Aid: reasons of medical need for first aid , explanation of medical terms, evaluation of the patient's vital signs (blood pressure, heart beat, skin color, etc...), triaj Evaluation of the patient's vital signs (blood pressure, heart beat, skin color, etc.)
3Basic life support : In adults, neonatal and pediatric patients, the causes of cardiopulmonary arrest and resuscitationApplication of cardiopulmonary resuscitation on a mannequin
4Airway Obstructions Medical First Aid:The reasons why adults and children with airway obstruction and airway opening techniquesModelling techniques on the application of airway opening
5Medical First Aid Allergy and Anaphylaxis: Allergy and anaphylaxis definition, pathophysiology, and basic first aid techniques, and drug treatmenteriReading and literature review
6Disaster and basic principles CBRN approachReading and literature review
7Medical First Aid at Trauma and Hemorrhagic ShockReading and literature review
8Medical First Aid for wound care and bleeding patientReading and literature review
9Mid-ExamReading and literature review
10Venomous Animal Bites and stings Insect Medical First AidInternet browsing,library workMedical First Aid at Near Drowning
11Effect of heat, to Avoid the Sun, Effect of cold and freeze the Medical First Aid
12Medical First Aid at Acute Intoxications: The causes and treatment of poisoning, and the frequency ofInternet browsing, library work
13Medical First Aid at Burns, Electric Shock and GallowsInternet browsing, library work
14Medical First Aid at Convulsive states and ComaReading and literature review
15Medical First Aid at Teatnus: Identification of clinical signs of tetanus, pathophysiology, providing first aid and advanced life supportInternet browsing, library work
16Final examination
Recommended or Required Reading
AHA 2015 Resusitation guidelines ACEP First Aid Educational material of instructor
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures702140
Practice702140
Team/Group Work15115
Individual Study for Final Examination11010
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)307
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