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About Study Course

Credit points / ECTS:1 / 1.5
Course supervisor: Lilija Antoņēviča
Study type:Part time, Full time
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Medical Services
Language:Latvian
Branch of science:Medicine; Health Care

Objective

To obtain theoretical and practical skills in basics of clinical care.

Prerequisites

Anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, microbiology.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

Students will acquire basic knowledge of the patient's care, recovery-promoting factors. Will demonstrate orientation in the latest medical technologies used in clinical care.

Skills

Students will assess the patient's condition and the practical conduct of clinical procedure, determine the patient's vital and anthropometric indicators, perform procedures related to the gastrointestinal tract (probing enema, intestinal stoma care, the patient's tube-feeding, etc.) and document the carried out procedures.

Competence

Will be able to apply and evaluate appropriate clinical procedures, medical devices, and other activities to ensure optimal patient care. Will be able to analyse situations, to argue logically to formulate and explain their views.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
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