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Health Care and Care of Children Early and Preschool Age

Code: 120211
ECTS: 3.0
Lecturers in charge: izv. prof. dr. sc. Joško Markić
Lecturers: pred. Antonia Jeličić Kadić - Seminar
dr. sc. Marko Šimunović - Seminar
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1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 30
Seminar 15
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
Course objective: To enable students to adopt the basics of protection and care of children of preschool age, to learn the most common diseases of that age and the role of educators in the prevention of diseases and treatment
Course content broken down in detail by weekly class schedule (syllabus):
- Introductory lecture, the characteristics of the newborn and childhood
- Growth and Development
- Inflammation, Acute tonsillopharyngitis
- Paranasal sinusitis, otitis
- Acute diarrhea, Rota viral diarrhea
- Seizures, Epilepsy
- Urinary infections, Vesicouretheral reflux
- Inheritance, Genes, Chromosomes, Hemophilia
- Down syndrome, Turner syndrome
- Fever
- Vaccination
- Anemia
- Celiac Disease
- Diabetes mellitus
-Asthma, obstructive bronchitis, pneumonia
- Allergy
- Scabies, Pediculosis
- Intestinal Parasites
- Infectious diseases, hepatitis B and C; AIDS
- Accidents in children
- Resuscitation of children (Basic Life Support)
- Headache
- Psychogenic reactions in children, abdominal pain
- Rickets
- Prevention of atherosclerosis in children
- Child and sport
- Vital statistical indicators in children
- Action for the smile of a child in hospital
- Child Care
- Nutrition, failure to weight
  1. Duško Mardešić: Pedijatrija, udžbenik za medicinske sestre
  2. Ivan Malčić: Pedijatrija za medicinske sestre
Optional literature:
  1. Miro Juretić, Livio Balarin i suradnici: Pedijatrija za više medicinske sestre
  2. Duško Mardešić i suradnici: Pedijatrija
4. semester
Mandatory course - Regular studij - Undergraduate University Study Programme in Early and Preschool Education
Consultations schedule: