Course: Medical Devices

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Course title Medical Devices
Course code LBF/RB042
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Vachutka Jaromír, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Kolářová Hana, prof. RNDr. CSc.
  • Bajgar Robert, MUDr. Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Bartoň Tománková Kateřina, doc. Ing. Ph.D.
  • Doležal Ladislav, Ing. CSc.
  • Maceček Jaroslav, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Hanáková Adéla, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Principles of new diagnostic and therapeutic methods, and possibility of modern technique utilization in medicine including lasers and their application in medicine, endoscopy, tomographic methods in radiology, computer tomography, nuclear magnetic resonance, ultrasound imaging methods, light microscopy, electron microscopy, fluorescence methods of cellular damage and biostatics.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
The goal of the course is to familiarize the students with basic principles of new diagnostic and therapeutic methods, and possibility of modern technique utilization in medicine including lasers and their application in medicine, endoscopy, tomographic methods in radiology, computer tomography, nuclear magnetic resonance, ultrasound imaging methods, light microscopy, electron microscopy, fluorescence methods of cellular damage and biostatics.
The students will be able to understand basic principles of new diagnostic and therapeutic methods and will be able statistic processing of medical data.
Prerequisites
Students ought to have fundamental attainments in medical biophysics and physiology.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

100% active attendance at seminars
Recommended literature
  • Hrazdira, I. a kol. (2001). Lékařská biofyzika a přístrojová technika. Neptun, Brno.
  • Navrátil, L., Rosina, J. a kol. (2005). Medicínská biofyzika. Praha: Grada Publishing.
  • Penhaker, M. a kol. (2004). Lékařské diagnostické přístroje. Ostrava: VŠB-TUO.
  • Penhaker, M. (2007). Lékařské terapeutické přístroje. Ostrava: VŠB-TUO.
  • Rosina, J. a kol. (2013). Biofyzika: pro zdravotnické a biomedicínské obory. Praha: Grada.
  • Rozman, J. a kol. (2006). Elektronické přístroje v lékařství. Praha: Academia.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Sciences Physiotherapy (2011) Health service 3 Summer