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Sexual and Reproductive Health in Nursing and Emergency Care, Nursing of Female Patients (4 cr)

Code: TH00BV93-3004

General information


02.12.2023 - 31.12.2023


01.01.2024 - 31.05.2024

Number of ECTS credits allocated

4 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching


Health and Well-being

Teaching languages

  • Finnish

Degree programmes

  • Degree Programme in Emergency Care


  • Hanna Koivikko

Scheduling groups

  • Pienryhmä 1 (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Pienryhmä 2 (Size: 0. Open UAS: 0.)


  • PENHOS22

Small groups

  • 1
  • 2


• Understand the importance of sexuality for people’s overall well-being and know how to address sexuality with patients of different ages and in the prevention of various diseases
• Become familiar with the most common gynaecological diseases and their prevention
• Understand the normal process of pregnancy and learn common methods of monitoring pregnancy
• Know how to support female patients giving birth in an emergency childbirth outside a hospital setting if a physician or midwife is not available
• Know the most common emergency situations during childbirth and pregnancy and their emergency care
• Know the process of a normal postpartum period
• Understand the health promoting capacity of breastfeeding
• Know how to use the key medication databases related to the field


• Sexuality and how to address it
• Common gynaecological disorders
• Process and monitoring of a normal pregnancy
• Process of a normal childbirth
• Childbirth in out-of-hospital environments
• Most common emergency situations during childbirth and pregnancy and their emergency care
• Normal postpartum period and breastfeeding
• Medication databases for pregnancy and the breastfeeding period

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