Course: Internal Medicine 2

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Course title Internal Medicine 2
Course code IN1/VC012
Organizational form of instruction Exercise + Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech, English
Status of course Compulsory
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
  • Lukl Jan, prof. MUDr. CSc.
  • Kolek Vítězslav, prof. MUDr. DrSc.
  • Doupal Vlastimil, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Sovová Eliška, prof. MUDr. Ph.D., MBA
  • Galuszka Jan, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Hrčková Yvona, MUDr.
  • Lošťáková Vladimíra, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Hobzová Milada, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Hutyra Martin, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Žurková Monika, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Jakubec Petr, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Kultan Juraj, MUDr.
  • Číhalík Čestmír, doc. MUDr. CSc.
  • Marek Dan, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Táborský Miloš, prof. MUDr. CSc., FESC, MBA
  • Heinc Petr, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Richter David, MUDr.
  • Štípal Roman, MUDr. CSc.
  • Václavík Jan, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Petřková Jana, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Musil Dalibor, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Marcián Pavel, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Schneiderka Petr, doc. MUDr. CSc.
Course content
Introduction to Cardiology. Angina pectoris. Myocardial Infarction. Valvular and Congenital Heart Disease in Adult. Heart Failure. Bradyarrhythmias. Supraventricular Tachyarrhythmias. Syncope. Pulmonary. Non-invasive methods. Interventional Methods in Coronary Heart Disease. Echocardiography. X-ray. Cardiac Pacing, ICD. Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias. Tachyarrhythmias Therapy. Hypertension. Biochemical tests in Cardiology. Embolism. Endocarditis, Myocarditis, Pericarditis. Diseases of Aorta. Diseases of Peripheral Arteries. Diff. diagnosis of Chest Pain. Content of Respiratory Medicine. Pulmonary Syndromes. Tuberculosis. Lung Tumours. Respiratory Insufficiency. Endoscopy of Respiratory System. Sarcoidosis. Intersticial Lung Diseases. Sleep Apnoe Syndrome. Asthma Bronchiale. Pleural Diseases. Pneumonia and Other. Pulmonary Function. COPD.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Observation, Training in job and motor Skils
Learning outcomes
Active participation on cardiologic department: patients history, physical evaluation, diagnostic methods, therapy and prognostic significance of cardiovascular diseases. Participation in specialized cardiologic laboratories included.
The students will be able for individual evaluation of cardiologic patient, determination of appropriate diagnostic methods, interpretation of laboratory and paraclinic methods, determination of diagnosis and optimal therapeutic approach after this course. There is a test at the end of this block.
Fullfilled: IIN2/VCA11, FAR/VCB11, TPO/VCB13, TPO/VCBP1, CJA/VCB21 or CJA/VCB31, PSY/VCB11, IN2/VCB21, PAT/VCB11, PFY/VCB11
IN0/VCA12 and FAR/VCB11 and CJA/VCB21
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CJA/VCB31 and IN2/VCB22 and PAT/VCB11 and PFY/VCB11 and PSY/VCB13 and SOL/VCB32

Assessment methods and criteria
Written exam

3-fold non-attendance at the cardiology seminars is allowed. 1-fold non-attendance at the practical training is allowed. 1-fold non-attendance at the laboratories is allowed. Students are obliged to compensate for more non-attendance than stated above. Knowledges checking.
Recommended literature
  • Interaktivní kardiologie. Číslo publikace 8.522.
  • Češka, R. (2010). Interna. Triton:Praha.
  • Čihalík, Č. (1998). Atlas klinické elektrokardiografie. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci.
  • Kolek, V. a kol. (2014). Pneumologie. Praha: Maxdorf.
  • Kolek, V. (2003). Pneumonie - diagnostika a léčba. Triton.
  • Kolek, V. (1998). Sarkoidóza známé a neznámé. Praha: Grada Publishing.
  • Lukl, J. (2004). Klinická kardiologie stručně. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci.
  • O´Rourke, R. A., Walsh, R. A., Fuster, V. (2010). Kardiologie: Hurstův manuál pro praxi. Praha: Grada.
  • Táborský, M. a kol. (2014). Interní propedeutika. Praha: Mladá fronta.

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 (2011) Medical sciences 4 -
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry General Medicine (2012) Medical sciences 4 -
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry General Medicine (2015) Medical sciences 4 -
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry General Medicine (2014) Medical sciences 4 -