Course: Telemedicine

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Course title Telemedicine
Course code IN1/VA072
Organizational form of instruction Exercise + Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction English
Status of course 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
  • Táborský Miloš, prof. MUDr. CSc., FESC, MBA
  • Doupal Vlastimil, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Galuszka Jan, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Fedorco Marián, MUDr.
Course content
The course is divided into 2 parts: 1) Seminars with a general introduction to telemedicine capabilities of its practical use in the monitoring of patients (pacemakers, implantable defibrillators, anticoagulation, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, electronic documentation...) 2) An interactive practical exercises with practical demonstrations

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Demonstration
Learning outcomes
Familiarization with the possibilities of modern and advanced methods to monitor patients - telemedicine, its use in practice.
After completing the course, students should be able to orient themselves in the possibilities of telemedicine and apply it in practice.
Condition for registration is successful completion of 3rd year.

Assessment methods and criteria
Dialog, Systematic Observation of Student

100% attendance at seminars and practical exercises, final interview.
Recommended literature
  • A.C. Smith, N.R. Armfield, R.H. Eikelboom. (2012). Global Telehealth 2012. IOS Press.
  • Randi Kopf RN BS MS JD. (2012). E-Health Care: A Legal Guide for Nursing, Healthcare, and Medical Professionals. Springer Publishing Company.
  • Rodriguez, Joel, J.P.C. Digital Advancements in Medicine, E-Health, and Communication Technologies.

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 (2) Medical sciences 4 -
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry General Medicine (2014) Medical sciences 4 -