Course: Cardiology

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Course title Cardiology
Course code IN1/KIB10
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Sovová Eliška, prof. MUDr. Ph.D., MBA
  • Brošová Beata, Mgr.
Course content
The seminars put stress on clinical issues related to those cardiovascular diseases in which rehabilitation may play a significant role, with respect to borderline and pathophysiologically and clinically ambiguous conditions. Current options and algorithms for care in life-threatening conditions, context for subacute rehabilitation approach. Information about the so-called reflex chest pain.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Training in job and motor Skils
Learning outcomes
A knowledge of modern cardiology to the extent necessary for non-medical professionals, with a focus on prevention of cardiovascular diseases (especially on physical activity), fundamental diagnostics of cardiovascular diseases and providing first aid in common practice.
After completing the subject the student is able to implement the gained knowledge in a diagnostic-therapeutic approach to patients with cardiological diagnoses.
High school knowledge of biology.

Assessment methods and criteria

Active participation on seminaries and seminary work.
Recommended literature
  • Lukl, J. (2004). Klinická kardiologie stručně. VUP Olomouc.
  • Sovová, E., a kol. Vybrané kapitoly z vnitřního lékařství pro zdravotnické nelékařské obory.
  • Sovová, E.; Řehořová, J.:. Kardiologie pro obor ošetřovatelství.

Study plans that include the course
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