Basics of Hospital Hygiene (VO)

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Course lecturer:

Mag.a

 Birgit Münzer

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Course numberB3.00000.70.120
Course codeHygiene
Curriculum2016
Semester of degree program Semester 1
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
SPPW1,0
ECTS credits1,0
Language of instruction German

According to European Union Standards for Nursing and Midwifery (Vgl. FH-Heb-AV StF: BGBl. II Nr. 1/2006 (Version 2016)) midwifery students shall get access to adequate knowledge of the sciences on which the activities of midwives are based, particularly obstetrics and gynaecology; as well as detailed knowledge of biological functions, anatomy and physiology in the field of obstetrics and of the newly born, and also a knowledge of the relationship between the state of health and the physical and social environment of the human being, and of his behaviour;

This course focuses on the basic knowledge of hygiene-relevant bacteriology, virology and parasitology as well as a basic knowledge of basic measurements of hygiene. Students shall understand the importants for personal hygiene. They shall understand infection processes and appropriate measures to prevent their spreading.

Introduction of epidemiology, infectious diseases, bacteriology, virology, parasitology, hygiene issues from the perspective of patients and staff, personal hygiene, sterile and non-sterile working processes, cleaning, disinfection, sterilization, waste management

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Handl, Gerald (2014): Angewandte Hygiene, Infektionslehre und Mikrobiologie (2. Auflage). Wien: Facultas.
Kayser, Fritz, Böttger, Erik & Zinkernagel, Rolf (2014). Taschenlehrbuch. Medizinische Mikrobiologie: Immunologie, Hygiene, Infektiologie, Bakteriologie, Mykologie, Virologie, Parasitologie (13. Auflage.) Stuttgart: Thieme.
Reichardt, Christine, Bunte-Schönberger, Karin, van der Linden, Patricia (2014). 100 Fragen zur Händedesinfektion. In Kooperation mit der nationalen Kampagne 'AKTION Saubere Hände': In Kooperation mit der nationalen Kampagne .der nationalen Kampagne "AKTION Sauber Hände" (2. Auflage). Verlag: Brigitte Kunz.
Schlegel, Hans (2007). Allgemeine Mikrobiologie. Stuttgart: Thieme
Schulz-Stübner, Sebastian (2011). Hygiene und Infektionsprävention. Fragen und Antworten: Über 950 Fakten für Klinik und Praxis. Berlin: Springer.
Weigert, Johann (2006). Fehler bei der Umsetzung der Hygiene in Pflegeeinrichtungen: und was Sie dagegen tun können. Verlag: Brigitte Kunz.

Lecture (VO) (compulsory)