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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - NGR6455

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Current Status: Approved, Permanent Archive - 2005-03-10
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  1. Department and Contact Information

    Tracking Number Date & Time Submitted
    1941 2004-03-30
     
    Department College Budget Account Number
    Nursing NR 620100020
     
    Contact Person Phone Email
    Cecilia Jevitt 9745216 cjevitt@hsc.usf.edu

  2. Course Information

    Prefix Number Full Title
    NGR 6455 Intrapartum Complications

    Is the course title variable? N
    Is a permit required for registration? N
    Are the credit hours variable? N
    Is this course repeatable?
    If repeatable, how many times? 0

    Credit Hours Section Type Grading Option
    1 C - Class Lecture (Primarily) R - Regular
     
    Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum)
    Intrapartum Comp
     
    Course Online? Percentage Online
    -

    Prerequisites

    NGR 6140, NGR 6001, NGR 6199, NGR 6205 and NGR 6403

    Corequisites

    Course Description

    This course describes midwifery and advanced nursing assessment and management in complications to the processes of labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery. The effects of co-morbid conditionsare detailed.


  3. Justification

    A. Please briefly explain why it is necessary and/or desirable to add this course.

    New clinical concentration

    B. What is the need or demand for this course? (Indicate if this course is part of a required sequence in the major.) What other programs would this course service?

    This is a required course for Women’s Health and Midwifery ARNP students

    C. Has this course been offered as Selected Topics/Experimental Topics course? If yes, how many times?

    NO

    D. What qualifications for training and/or experience are necessary to teach this course? (List minimum qualifications for the instructor.)

    Ph.D. prepared ARNP


  4. Other Course Information

    A. Objectives

    1. Describe potential complications to the physical and psychological changes in the processes of labor, birth, and postpartum recovery.

    2. Synthesize theoretical, scientific, and clinical knowledge into midwifery and advanced nursing management complications to labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery.

    3. State methods of empowering women to make informed choices when there are complications to labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery.

    4. Identify the effect of co-morbid conditions, such as diabetes, on labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery.

    B. Learning Outcomes

    1. Describe potential complications to the physical and psychological changes in the processes of labor, birth, and postpartum recovery.

    2. Synthesize theoretical, scientific, and clinical knowledge into midwifery and advanced nursing management complications to labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery.

    3. State methods of empowering women to make informed choices when there are complications to labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery.

    4. Identify the effect of co-morbid conditions, such as diabetes, on labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery.

    C. Major Topics

    Postterm Pregnancy

    Preterm Labor

    Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy

    Intrauterine Infection

    Induction/Augmentation of Labor

    Fetal Assessment

    Fetal Distress & Intrauterine Resuscitation

    Malpresentation

    Shoulder Dystocia

    Arrest of Labor

    Assisted birth/surgical birth

    Postpartum hemorrhage

    Amniotic Fluid Embolism

    Cutting & Suturing Episiotomy/Lacerations

    Circumcision

    Local & Pudendal Anesthesia

    Immediate Postpartum Complications

    D. Textbooks

    Nurse-Midwifery and Nursing Education students are required to purchase:

    Varney Burst, H., Kriebs, J., Gegor, C.(2004) Varney’s Midwifery. (4th Ed.) Sudbury, MA:Jones & Bartlett Publishers.

    E. Course Readings, Online Resources, and Other Purchases

    F. Student Expectations/Requirements and Grading Policy

    G. Assignments, Exams and Tests

    H. Attendance Policy

    I. Policy on Make-up Work

    J. Program This Course Supports


  5. Course Concurrence Information



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