Diseases of the respiratory system caused 47 thousand deaths in our country in 2019, and were 12.4% of male deaths and 10.4% of female deaths, according to the National Institute of Statistics. In addition to being one of the main causes of death, it is also one for hospital
admissions, both for patients with acute pathologies and chronic patients who require immediate attention due to the exacerbation of their respiratory disease. We therefore believe that it is necessary to train the nursing sector on these pathologies and how to deal with them.
The aim of this course is to provide the nursing professional with the ability to:
The course is taught online through the virtual classroom of Nebrija Global Campus. The lectures scheduled in a calendar previously communicated to the students are broadcast live with the professor's initial teaching presentation and later an interaction with the students to answer questions and pose clinical cases. The sessions will be recorded for the professionals who are not able to attend the live session, and can attend them adapting them to the professionals' schedule.
Evaluation: The student must follow the theoretical content and exercises posed by the teacher, live or in the sessions that will be recorded. The evaluation of knowledge will be done with a multiple-choice exam with 50 questions and 5 possible answers, with only one valid answer. The student will need 60% of correct answers to guarantee the assimilation of concepts and the fulfillment of the objectives. Post-course assessment survey on satisfaction of expectations.
The professional nursing student will be able to identify and act quickly and effectively on the different respiratory problems that occur in the emergency room.
At the end of the course, the professional nursing student will acquire the minimum competences to: