Course: Nursing near seniors and in sphere of social services I

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Course title Nursing near seniors and in sphere of social services I
Course code KOPA/OSS1W
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Plachá Hana, PhDr.
Course content
Lecture topics: Introduction, getting old, theory of ontogenesis, organism changes. Elder human psyche. Speciality of illnesses in senior age, immobilization sysndrom. Social aspects.

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified
Learning outcomes
The subject is a part of a subject complex in clinical nursing. It is outlined as a theoretical-practical unit. It acquaints students with involution changes, taking care of health, health condition and diseases in elderly age. The emphasis is put on the differences of individual needs in elderly age groups and the way to accommodate them, including the divergence of multidisciplinary seniors' care in a course of primary, secondary and tertiary health care.
. Students get familier with involutionary changes, taking care of health, health condition and illnesses in higher age with emphasis given to differences of elder clients individual needs and the way of their comforting, including differences of multydisciplinary care of senior client in primary, secondary and tertiary medical care.
Prerequisites
Achievement of Nursing techniques I., Nursing I. and Sociology and Comunication I. requirements

Assessment methods and criteria
unspecified
Credits: seminary essay, check test
Recommended literature
  • BALINT, M. Lékař jako pacient a nemoc. Praha: Grada Publishing, 1991..
  • HAŠKOVCOVÁ, H. Fenomén stáří 1. vyd. Praha: Panorama, 1996.. Praha: Panorama, 1990.
  • KALVACH, ZADÁK, JIRÁK ET AL. Geriatrie a gerontologie.. Grada, 2005.
  • KUBLER - ROSS, E. Odpovědi na otázky o smrti. Praha: Tvorba pro EM Reflex, 1995.. ISBN 80-85878-12-7.
  • PACOVSKÝ, V. Geriatrická diagnostika.. Praha: Scientia medica, 1994. ISBN 80-85526-32-8.
  • SVATOŠOVÁ, M. Hospice a umění doprovázet. 1.vyd. Praha: Ecco homo, 1995..
  • VORLÍČEK, A. ET AL. Paliativní medicína. Praha: Grada Publishing, 1998.. ISBN 80-7169-437-1.
  • WEBER, P. A KOL. Minimum z klinické gerontologie pro lékaře a sestru v ambulanci.. Brno: IDV PZ, 2000. ISBN 80-7013-314-7.
  • WEBER, P. ET AL. Minimum z klinické gerontologie pro lékaře a sestru v ambulanci. Brno: IDV PZ, 2000.. ISBN 80-7013-314-7.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Studies General Nurse (A09) Health service 1 Summer