Course: Neurology

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Course title Neurology
Course code FYT/KIA22
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
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)
  • Vlachová Ivanka, doc. MUDr.
Course content
Basic neurology, with a special focus on the peripheral sensory-motor and vegetative nervous systems, cytoarchitectonics and functional stratification of the spinal cord. Syndromology of the peripheral nerves, spinal cord and brain stem. Consistent knowledge of cerebellar function pathology in the most common nerve disorders. Modern concept of diagnostic-therapeutic measures in cerebrovascular diseases. Syndromology of various types of trauma and vascular diseases of the brain and spinal cord.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Training in job and motor Skils
Learning outcomes
The subject extends neurology knowledge from the bachelor's degree programme by more detailed information with respect to motor functions. Basic neurology, with a special focus on the peripheral sensory-motor and vegetative nervous systems, cytoarchitectonics and functional stratification of the spinal cord. Syndromology of the peripheral nerves, spinal cord and brain stem. Consistent knowledge of cerebellar function pathology in the most common nerve disorders. Modern concept of diagnostic-therapeutic measures in cerebrovascular diseases. Syndromology of various types of trauma and vascular diseases of the brain and spinal cord.
The students learn about the structure, basic functions, structural and functional affections of the central and peripheral nervous systems. After graduation, students will be able to implement the acquired knowledge in the diagnostic and treatment in neurological patients.
Prerequisites
unspecified
OPD/KIA01 and HIE/KIA02 and PAT/KIA01 and PFY/KIA01 and LBF/KIB21 and NAN/KIB01

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

Active attendance at seminars
Recommended literature
  • Ambler, Z. (2011). Základy neurologie. Galen, Praha.
  • Kaňovský, P. (2007). Obecná neurologie. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého.
  • Kaňovský, P. (2007). Speciální neurologie. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého.
  • Opavský, J. (2003). Neurologické vyšetření v rehabilitaci pro fyzioterapeuty. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci.
  • Pfeiffer, J. (2007). Neurologie v rehabilitaci: pro studium a praxi. Praha: Grada Publishing.


Study plans that include the course
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