Course: Surgery I

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Course title Surgery I
Course code CH1/VA011
Organizational form of instruction Exercise + Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 8
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Neoral Čestmír, prof. MUDr. CSc.
  • Král Vladimír, prof. MUDr. CSc.
  • Dráč Pavel, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Dlouhý Michael, prof. MUDr. CSc.
  • Utíkal Petr, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Havlík Roman, prof. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Bohanes Tomáš, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Dráč Petr, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Klos Dušan, MUDr. JUDr. Ph.D.
  • Maňák Pavel, doc. MUDr. CSc.
  • Skalický Pavel, MUDr. Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Malý Tomáš, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Loveček Martin, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Vrba Radek, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Švach Ivan, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Mocňáková Markéta, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Šimek Martin, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Chudáček Josef, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Kysučan Jiří, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Stašek Martin, MUDr.
  • Vomáčková Katherine, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Bébarová Linda, MUDr.
Course content
The issue is education in general surgery and surgical subdisciplines, especially chest and visceral surgery and traumatology. Students become familiar with individual surgical wards, operating theatres and intensive care units. Students learn about basic surgical procedures, preparing patients for surgeries and planning certain surgical procedures.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Observation, Demonstration
Learning outcomes
Introduce the student to the fundamental principles of general surgery; acquire basic theoretical knowledge and the ability to perform basic surgical procedures (treatment of wounds, resuscitation).
After semester completion, the student will be able to examine a surgical patient, will be oriented in diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, and will be ready to further expand his knowledge based on professional practices and views.
Good knowledges af anatomy, physiology and pathology
MIK/VAA12 and SOL/VAB12 and FAR/VAB11 and PLE/VABP2 and PAT/VAB11 and PFY/VAB11 and PSY/VAB13 and KIM/VAB12 and CJA/VAB43

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam

Full attendance of practical trainings and lectures, good knowledge of the subject.
Recommended literature
  • Doherty, G. (2009). Current Diagnosis and Treatment Surgery. McGraw-Hill.
  • Russell, R. C. G. et al. (2000). Bailey and Love´s Short Practice of Surgery. CRC Press.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry General Medicine (2) Medical sciences 4 -