COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Chronic Disease Knowledge * YBP   162 2 3 3 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Lec. Gülçin DAĞLIOĞLU
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.GÜLÇİN DAĞLIOĞLU1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Determine the chronic diseases and effects of those on elderly
Content
Chronical diseases of cardiovasculary, respiratory, nephrological, endocrinologic and hematological systems seen in elderly. Cancers seen in elderyl.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
1. Explains basic principles and concepts with elderly care.
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2
2. States aging, aging process and changes in the aging process.
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3
3.Explains personal , social, cultural differences of elderly individuals, and the basic information for improving the quality of life .
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4
4.Distinguishes social , professional , ethical principles and laws in elderly care.
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5
5. Describes interventions in elderly care.
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6
6.Describes interventions personal , social, cultural differences of elderly individuals regarding enviromental regulations in home aged care.
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7.Describes physiological changes in old age and the principles of specific nutrition to common diseases.
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8
8. Lists health and occupational safety practices in working environment.
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9
9. Distinguishes social rehabilitation needs in elderly and performs them.
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10
10. Uses critical thinking , creative thinking and appropriate methods and techniques for the development of problem solving skills .
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11. Uses effectively first aid techniques in case of emergency in the elderly.
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12
12.Uses effectively interventions in holistic elderly care.
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13
13.Uses planned basic techniques of physical rehabilitation in the elderly .
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14
14. Takes responsibility for solving old problems in society as individuals and groups.
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15
15.Analyzes information with a critical approach by themselves .
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16. Uses the skills to communicate effectively with elderly persons and others.
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17.Uses tools , information and communication technologies in working envoriment.
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18.Monitors information in the field using at least one foreign language and comminicates with colleagues.
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19. İnitiatives for the thinking and development of their performance .
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20.Monitors artistic, scientific events and current events in community and in the world.
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Lecture description: Introduction, purpose and learning objectives Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
2 Cardiovasculary system diseases; heart failure, coronary artery diseases, hypertension, periferic vasculary diseases Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
3 Cardiovasculary system diseases; heart failure, coronary artery diseases, hypertension, periferic vasculary diseases Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
4 Cardiovasculary system diseases; heart failure, coronary artery diseases, hypertension, periferic vasculary diseases Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
5 Respiratory system diseases; COPD, atshma, venous thromboembolism Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
6 Respiratory system diseases; COPD, atshma, venous thromboembolism Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
7 Respiratory system diseases; COPD, atshma, venous thromboembolism Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
8 Mid-Term Exam
9 Diabetes Mellitus Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
10 Diabetes mellitus Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
11 Nephrological system diseases; acute renal failure, chronic renal failure, prostate diseases, erectil disfunction Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
12 Nephrological system diseases; acute renal failure, chronic renal failure, prostate diseases, erectil disfunction Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
13 Hematological diseases; leukemia and lymphoma Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
14 Hematological diseases; leukemia and lymphoma Reading the lecture notes and power point presentation
15 Old age and cancer Resource lecture notes and lecture presentations
16-17 Term Exams

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook1-Kutsal Y G,Temel Geriatri,güneş kitabevi,2007

2- Arıoğlu S, Geriatri ve gerontoloji,nobel,2006
Additional Resources