Course: Basic Pharmacology

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Course title Basic Pharmacology
Course code FAR/ZF
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 1
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
Lecturer(s)
  • Večeřa Rostislav, prof. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Palacký Jan, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Pharmacology - introduction. Effects of drugs on the human organism. Therapeutic, dispensatory. Basic terminology of general pharmacology, pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics. Application of drugs, possibilities of application, advantages, risks. Systemic and local effects. Influence of age, sex and health. Pharmacology of autonomous nervous system - sympathetic and parasympathetic division. Basic of pharmacology of drogs with influence on heart, vessels and hemocoagulation. Treatment of pain. Antibiotics and chemotherapeutics in ophthalmology. Respiratory and GIT system drugs.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training)
Learning outcomes
Students become familiar with the principles of the effects of drugs on the human organism. Students will be familiarize with an overview of individual groups of drugs and their adverse effects, with a special focus on drugs affecting the eyes.
Students become familiar with the principles of the effects and adverse effects of drugs on the organism. Students will be familiarize with an overview of individual groups of drugs and their adverse effects, with a special focus on drugs affecting the eyes.
Prerequisites
Prerequisite courses: Anatomy and physiology of the eye Completion all of prescribed courses.
OCC/AFO

Assessment methods and criteria
Mark, Oral exam

Active participation in all seminars.
Recommended literature
  • Martínková, J. et al. (2007). Farmakologie pro studenty zdravotnických oborů. Praha: Grada.
  • Perlík, F. (2011). Základy farmakologie. Praha: Galén.
  • Slíva, J., Votava, M. (2011). Farmakologie. Triton.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Optometry (2014) Health service 2 Summer