Course: Practical Echocardiography Course

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Course title Practical Echocardiography Course
Course code IN1/VCA41
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
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)
  • Kociánová Eva, MUDr.
Course content
Practical training in echocardiographic laboratory, technical aspects, indications, basic echocardiographic parameters. Individual training with echocardiographic machine.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Training in job and motor Skils
Learning outcomes
More detailed awareness of echocardiographic method in praxis, during patients evaluation.
The students could be able for individual obtaining and interpretation of basic echocardiographic images after this course.
Prerequisites
PFY/VCB11, IN2/VCA11
PFY/VCB11 and IN0/VCA12 and IN1/VC012

Assessment methods and criteria
Systematic Observation of Student

Attendance on seminars (100%).
Recommended literature
  • Interaktivní kardiologie. Číslo publikace 8.522.
  • Linhart, A., Paleček, T., Aschermann, M. (2002). Echokardiografie pro praxi. Praha: Audioscan.
  • Marek, J., Niederle, P. (2003). Echokardiografie. 2. díl. Pediatrická a prenatální echokardiografie. Praha: Triton.
  • Niederle, P. a kol. (2005). Echokardiografie. 1. díl. Echokardiografie dospělých. Praha: Triton.


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 -