Opção I (Enf) ( Doente Crónico e Paliativo ) - Enfermagem - Sem Ramos - Especialidades

ECTS / Credit Units
Year: 4 / 1º Semestre
Plan: 2011/12
Scientific Area: ENF
Level: Licenciatura

Semestral Hour Load

Theorical-Pratical: 16.00
Pratical and Laboratorial:


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Degree having this Course

Degree - Branch Degree Plan Year
Enfermagem - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2011/12

Teaching Staff

Isabel Maria Abreu Rodrigues Fragoeiro
Isabel Maria Abreu Rodrigues Fragoeiro

Responsável pelas Pautas
Isabel Maria dos Santos Carvalho Gomes da Silva
Isabel Maria dos Santos Carvalho Gomes da Silva

Ensino teórico-prático
Maria Helena de Agrela Gonçalves Jardim
Maria Helena de Agrela Gonçalves Jardim

Responsável pelas Pautas

Course Information

Course Objectivs

1 To deepen knowledge of palliative care; (2) Develop skills that enable collaborate in solving the problems of patients in end of life and their families;

2 Develop skills that enable collaborate in solving the problems of patients in end of life and their families;

3 Develop skills in the administration of drugs Sub Cutaneous to the person in end of life. Skills to be developed: Analyzes, interprets and summarizes objective data that underlie the end of life care , managing information from different sources; Use assessment instruments to identify actual and potential risks; Plans intervention face the person's needs at the end of life and her family by using existing resources neded to solve the problems; Applies knowledge about labor inter effective professional practices; Working on intra or interdisciplinary team favoring climate of cooperation; Recognizes their beliefs and values and how they can influence the provision of care to the patient in end of life; Respects the values, customs, spiritual beliefs and practices in end of life.

Evaluation Criteria

Classification Type: Quantitative (0-20)
Evaluation Methodology: Given the theoretical-practical and laboratory practice of this course, the adopted assessment regime will be a periodic assessment and evaluation model is B therefore will be provided two evaluation elements with the same weight, ie 50% each, a frequency and a synthesis work. The minimum score on each of the elements is 10 values and can be recovered in use.

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Main Bibliography

Barbosa, A.& Neto, I. (2010). Manual de Cuidados Paliativos. Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa.
Bermejo, J.C. (2009). Acompañamiento espiritual en Cuidados Paliativos. SalTerrae.
Capelas, M.L.V. (2014). Indicadores de Qualidade para os Serviços de Cuidados Paliativos.. Universidade Católica Lisboa.
Centeno Cortés,C., Gómez Sancho, M., Nabal Vicuña, M.& Pascual López, A. (2009). Manual de Medicina Paliativa.. Navarra, S.A..
ORDEM DOS ENFERMEIROS. (2003). Código Deontológico do Enfermeiro: anotações e comentários. OE.
Lora González, R. (2007). Cuidados paliativos. Su dimension espiritual.. Toromítico.
Neto, I.G (2010). Cuidados Paliativos. Aletheia.
Watson, M. , Lucas, C., Hoy, A.& Back, I. (2005). Oxford HandBook of Palliative Care. Oxford University Pres.

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