Course: Internal Medicine 1

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Course title Internal Medicine 1
Course code IN2/VCB22
Organizational form of instruction Exercise + Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
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
  • Indrák Karel, prof. MUDr. DrSc.
  • Minařík Jiří, doc. MUDr. Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Hubáček Petr, MUDr. MBA
  • Kutěj Vladislav, MUDr.
  • Fiala Hynek, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Formánková Pavla, MUDr.
  • Horák František, MUDr.
  • Kaňkovská Karin, MUDr.
  • Křivánková Malvína, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Lysák Jiří, MUDr.
  • Popela Stanislav, MUDr.
  • Přibyl Petr, MUDr.
  • Sovová Markéta, MUDr.
  • Konečný Vladimír, MUDr.
  • Sakáčová Zuzana, MUDr.
  • Hubáček Jaromír, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Pika Tomáš, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Procházka Vít, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Rohoň Peter, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Skoumalová Ivana, MUDr.
  • Szotkowski Tomáš, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Szotkowská Romana, MUDr.
  • Urbanová Renata, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Konečný Michal, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Sychra Pavel, MUDr.
  • Sychrová Petra, MUDr.
  • Ehrmann Jiří, prof. MUDr. CSc.
  • Chlup Rudolf, doc. MUDr. CSc.
  • Procházka Vlastimil, doc. MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Válka Ladislav, doc. MUDr. CSc.
  • Vrzalová Drahomíra, Mgr. MUDr.
  • Ürge Ján, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Loyková Věra, MUDr.
  • Aiglová Květoslava, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Tozzi di Angelo Igor, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Berka Zdeněk, MUDr.
  • Gregar Jan, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Zarivnijová Lea, MUDr.
  • Galuszková Dana, MUDr. Ph.D., MBA
  • Bačovský Jaroslav, doc. MUDr. CSc.
  • Ščudla Vlastimil, prof. MUDr. CSc.
  • Raida Luděk, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Hluší Antonín, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Krčová Věra, doc. MUDr. CSc.
  • Procházková Jana, MUDr. Ph.D.
  • Holusková Iva, MUDr.
Course content
The content of this teaching takes of problems of hepalogy on the level of pregradual education. Students are educated on all diseases in hepalogy it means their etiopathogenesis, clinical and laboratory findings, diagnosis, therapy and prognosis. The content takes also of basic principles of the differencial diagnosis of this disorders.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Observation, Demonstration, Training in job and motor Skils
Learning outcomes
The aim is to master diagnosis, therapy and prognosis of internal diseases in the specialities hepatology, haematology, transfusiology and resuscitation. On the basis of a case history and physical examination, students shoud be able to form the preliminary diagnosis and to develop an adequate strategy of other supporting examinations leading to the definite diagnosis. From the prognostic point of view, the aim is to realistically evaluate the probable duration of the disease and its treatment and the effect of the disease on the patient´s chance for survival. Tutorial in haematology is focused on "non-malignant" haematology mainly on anaemias and disorders of haemosthasis. Introduction to transfusiology is integrated. The aim of the third part of this object are general principles of resuscitation including special resuscitation of patient with gastrointestinal disorders.
By acquiring all the above mentioned skills the student will be able from a view of hepatology to pass the following ten weeks taking practical training before the state examination. The main content of this training is a procedure of differential diagnosis in the internal medicine.
Assumptions are met by completing the course prerequisites
LCH/VCA20 and HIE/VCA12 and FYZ/VCB12 and IN0/VCB12 and IN2/VCA22 and IN0/VCA12

Assessment methods and criteria
Written exam, Student performance

15 completed seminars, 15 completed classes at the bedside
Recommended literature
  • Ball, C. M., Phillips, R. S. (2004). Akutní medicína do kapsy. Praha: Grada.
  • Češka, R. (2010). Interna. Triton:Praha.
  • Ehrmann, J., Hůlek. P. a kol. (2010). Hepatologie. Grada, Praha.
  • Horák, J., Ehrmann, J. (2014). Hepatologie do kapsy. Praha: Mladá fronta.
  • Indrák, K. a kol. (2006). Hematologie. Praha: Triton.
  • Klementa, B., Klementová, O., Marcián, P. (2014). Resuscitace. Olomouc: Epava.
  • Klener, P. a kol. (2006). Vnitřní lékařství. Praha: Galén.
  • Penka, M. a kol. (2011). Hematologie a transfúzní lékařství. Praha: Grada.
  • Pokorný, J. (2010). Lékařská první pomoc. Praha: Galén.
  • Souček, M. a kol. (2010). Vnitřní lékařství. Grada, Praha.
  • Šeblová, J., Knor, J. (2013). Urgentní medicína v klinické praxi lékaře. Praha, Grada.

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 (2012) Medical sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry General Medicine (2014) Medical sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry General Medicine (2015) Medical sciences 3 Summer