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Perioperative Nursing (6 cr)

Code: SN00BS33-3003

General information




03.04.2023 - 31.07.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

6 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching


Laurea Lohja, sote


Laurea Lohja

Teaching languages

  • English


20 - 40

Degree programmes

  • Degree Programme in Nursing (SNF2), Laurea Lohja


  • Minna Launonen
  • Nanna Peltosaari

Teacher in charge

Minna Launonen


  • SNF222SN
    Degree Programme in Nursing, daytime studies, S22, Lohja


The student is able to
- describe the most common diseases and injuries and their investigations and treatment methods in the field of surgery
- describe the different areas of anaesthesiology and the different forms of anaesthesia
- describe and justify the most common examinations and treatment and monitoring methods of in perioperative nursing
- use evidence-based information and research to justify decisions made in perioperative nursing
- apply the main principles of self-care guidance in perioperative nursing and describe its main contents
- describe the main principles of how patient care technology and monitoring, examination and care methods can be used safely and effectively as part of perioperative nursing
- describe how to prevent hazardous incidents at all stages of the perioperative treatment process
- describe the care and service paths of a surgical patient, taking into consideration digital solutions and the significance of working in multiprofessional teams and networks

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