Course: Traumatology of the Musculoskeletal System

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Course title Traumatology of the Musculoskeletal System
Course code CH1/RB011
Organizational form of instruction Exercise + Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Palčák Ján, MUDr.
  • Kovařík Jan, MUDr.
  • Lošťák Jiří, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Čižmář Igor, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Gallo Jiří, prof. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Pach Miroslav, doc. MUDr. CSc.
  • Uvízl Miroslav, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Kamínek Petr, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Smižanský Matej, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Neoral Petr, MUDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Students are introduced to traumatology of the musculoskeletal system. Pathogenesis, diagnosis, therapy and prevention of individual types of trauma are explained, with a focus on subsequent rehabilitation and physiotherapeutic care. Types of multiple trauma are detailed. Students learn about the latest trends in osteosynthesis. Sports traumatology is mentioned, with respect to post-operative rehabilitation programmes.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
Students will be introduced to the traumatology of the motion system. The conservative and surgical therapy and significance of physiotherapy will be discussed.
The student will be knowledgeable in diagnosis and differential diagnosis of various types of trauma. Will be able to stabilise injured parts of body and will be able to actively determine the therapeutic options.
BIO/RA011 and HIE/RA011 and KAR/RA011 and LCH/RA011 and FYT/RA011 and OPD/RB011 and LBF/RB011 and NAN/RB011 and HUM/RB012 and FYT/RB022

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam

Active attendance in seminars and practicals and successful exam.
Recommended literature
  • Maňák, P., Wondrák, E. (1998). Traumatologie-repetitorium pro studující lékařství. Olomouc - Vydavatelství Univerzity Palackého.
  • Pokorný, V. et al. (2002). Traumatologie. Praha: Triton.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Sciences Physiotherapy (2011) Health service 2 Summer