Course: Clinical Pharmacology

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Course title Clinical Pharmacology
Course code FAR/VAB21
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory-optional
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
Lecturer(s)
  • Urbánek Karel, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Strojil Jan, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Matalová Petra, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Suchánková Hana, MUDr.
Course content
The student should be familiar with proper pharmacotherapy in the most important diseases and principles of pharmacotherapy in special groups of patients.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Projection (static, dynamic)
Learning outcomes
The student is to know basic principles of clinical pharmacology in clinical medicine. He should be familiar with the use of therapeutic drug monitoring and methods of solution of the drug-related problems connected with adverse effects and drug interactions. The student should be familiar with proper pharmacotherapy in the most important diseases and principles of pharmacotherapy in special groups of patients.
The student should be able to use the knowledge both in his studies of clinical subjects and in his medical profession.
Prerequisites
Completion all of prescribed exams.
FAR/VAB11 and PFY/VAB11 and FAR/VAA12

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam

Participation in all seminars. Final control written test on selected important agents.
Recommended literature
  • Grahame-Smoth, D.G., Aronson, J.K. (1992). Oxford textbook of clinical pharmacology and drug therapy. Oxford University Press.
  • Katzung, B.G. (1992). Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. Appleton and Lange, Prentice Hall Int., London.


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 (2014) Medical sciences 5 Summer
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry General Medicine (2) Medical sciences 5 Summer