Course: Software Equipment in Dental Office

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Course title Software Equipment in Dental Office
Course code LBF/ZUB22
Organizational form of instruction Exercise + Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
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
Lecturer(s)
  • Zacpal Jiří, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Malohlava Jakub, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Vachutka Jaromír, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Zapletalová Jana, Mgr. Dr.
  • Potomková Jarmila, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Langová Kateřina, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Kolářová Hana, prof. RNDr. CSc.
Course content
Information sources for stomatology. Bibliometry for quality measurement of information. The fundamentals of biomedical statistics. Office software capability and its application conditions. Image information processing. Specialized software for dental medicine. Principles of documents creation. Image and X-ray picture analysis.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Demonstration, Laboratory Work
Learning outcomes
Students becomes familiar with basics of informatics, informatics technology and application software oriented to both the general and specialized medical applications. Practical skillness oriented to dentistry and stomatology is emphasized. Another part of their education is oriented to computer network applications with outcome on Internet tools application in their specialization.
Students will have practical skillness on special software used in stomatology for dental ward management and patient database. Another special application knowledge will be given on diagnostic and therapy dedicated software. Remarkable part of the knowledge obtained is dedicated to bibliographic systems and datamining to give a powerful tool for the university study and continuous education in their dental practice.
Prerequisites
Students ought to have fundamental attainments in informatics and computer technology at the secondary education level.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

100% attendance at practical tutorials and given tasks elaboration
Recommended literature
  • Kasal, P., Svačina, Š. a kol. (2001). Internet a medicína. Grada, Avicenum Praha.
  • Kasal, P., Svačina, Š. a kol. (1998). Lékařská inofrmatika. Praha: Karolinum UK.
  • Pecinovský, J. (2003). Počítač v kanceláři. 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 Dentistry (2013) Medical sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry Dentistry (2015) Medical sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry Dentistry (2) Medical sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry Dentistry (2014) Medical sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry Dentistry (1) Medical sciences 3 Summer