This unit builds upon the core units CNA506 and CNA508 to facilitate acquisition of advanced knowledge and understanding of paediatric physiology, pathophysiology and the related nursing management of critically ill infants and children. The content of this unit focuses on the scientific theories related to nursing the critically ill paediatric patient within an evidence based framework. The unit will extend awareness of the continuum of growth and development related to the impact critical illness and the intensive care experience has on children and their families.
|Unit name||Contemporary Paediatric Intensive Care Nursing Theory|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Health
School of Health Science
|Available as student elective?||No|
This unit is currently unavailable.
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
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Online tutorial presentation 20%, Quiz 30%. Case Study 50%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
|Required||To be advised by Unit Coordinator|
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