Course: Paediatrics

« Back
Course title Paediatrics
Course code DET/KIA11
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
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
  • Teplá Kateřina, Mgr.
  • Ludíková Barbora, MUDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Both the theoretical and practical parts pay special attention to diseases in which rehabilitation is an integral part of therapeutic care. In particular CNS disorders (cerebral palsy, inflammatory diseases of the CNS, traumas), conditions originating in the perinatal period (asphyxia), musculoskeletal disorders (juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, haemophilia) and acute conditions.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training)
Learning outcomes
The students will be taught the different organs disorders with special attention to the bone and joint diseases and central nervous system diseases. New approaches to the management of many disorders as a consequence of advances in molecular biology, genetics and immunology will be discussed. The influence of chronic illness on the life of the patient and his family will be emphasized.
Students will understand the influence of the disease on the child´s development and will be able to use a different approach to the management of newborns, infants, children and adolescents.
Basic knowledge of anatomie.
OPD/KIA01 and HIE/KIA02 and PAT/KIA01 and PFY/KIA01 and NAN/KIB01 and LBF/KIB21

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam

100% active attendance at seminars. Written test. Oral exam.
Recommended literature
  • Havelka, S., Hoza, J. Revmatologie období růstu. Maxdorf.
  • Hrodek, O., Vavřinec, J. a kol. (2002). Pediatrie. Galén, Praha.
  • Lebl, J., Provazník, K., Hejcmanová, L. (2007). Preklinická pediatrie. Galén Praha.
  • Stožický, F., Pizingerová, K. (2006). Základy dětského lékařství. Karolinum, Praha.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester