Course: Cardiac pacing, implantable cardioverter-defibrillators

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Course title Cardiac pacing, implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
Course code IN1/VC071
Organizational form of instruction Exercise
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
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
Lecturer(s)
  • Táborský Miloš, prof. MUDr. CSc., FESC, MBA
  • Doupal Vlastimil, MUDr. Ph.D.
Course content
This course is diveded to 2 parts: 1) Attendance at pacemaker/implantable cardioverter-defibrillator implantation. 2) Follow-up ambulantory procedure.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training)
Learning outcomes
More detailed familiarization with implantation procedure and follow-up in patients with implantable devices for the treatment of arrhythmias and heart failure.
Students will be able to interpretate basic ecg findings, to detect malfunctions of implanted devices and to resolve most serious problems, after completion of this course.
Prerequisites
PFY/VCB11, IN2/VCA11
IN0/VCA12 and PFY/VCB11

Assessment methods and criteria
Systematic Observation of Student

Attendance on practical training (100%).
Recommended literature
  • Interaktivní kardiologie. Číslo publikace 8.522.
  • Vojáček, J., Kettner, J., Bulvas, M. (2012). Klinická kardiologie. Praha: Nucleus HK.


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 -