The course is included in these curricula and study modules

  • Nurse - medical surgical nursing 2001 - 2004 - Medical surgical nursing
  • Nurse - perioperative care 2001 - 2004 - Perioperative nursing


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Total number of ECTS

0 cr

Learning outcomes

Knowledge of intensive care characteristics and knowledge of life support systems.

Course contents

The patient`s world in an intensive care unit.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Approved earlier courses

Recommended or required reading

Selin, M.1998. I behov av intensivvård. Natur och kultur.
Rosenberg (red). 1999. Ur Anestesiologia ja tehohoito. Duodecim
Kap. Tehohoidon järjestely s. 35-40
Tehohoidon infektiot s. 829-842
Hengitysvajauksen hoito s. 843-853
Sedaatio ja kivunhoito tehohoidossa s. 862-874
Tehohoitopotilaan ravitsemus s. 875-888
Palovammapotilaan hoito s. 898-910

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Study activities

  • Lectures - 0 hours
  • Exercise based learning - 0 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 0 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 0 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

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Assessment methods



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Group size

No limit

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12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

2007-01-10 - Exams

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