ct026 Traumatology and First Aid

Faculty of Sports Studies
Spring 2017
Extent and Intensity
6/0/0. Type of Completion: zk (examination).
prof. MUDr. Jan Novotný, CSc. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. MUDr. Jan Novotný, CSc.
Division of Medical Sciences in Sports - Department of Kinesiology - Faculty of Sports Studies
Contact Person: Mgr. Iva Synková
Supplier department: Lifelong Learning Centre - Specialized Units - Faculty of Sports Studies
Knowledge of human anatomy and physiology is supposed.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
The students will have basic knowledge of general sport traumatology, first aid and special tennis traumatology;
The students will be able to apple the knowledge at their tennis training practice for prevention and solution of health problems.
  • Introduction to traumatology - incidence and kinds of injuries, causes and prevention of injuries, principles of first aid, first-aid kit box, therpgraphy at diagnostics;
  • Special tennis traumatology - ankle and knee sprain; tendon and muscular distensions and ruptures - m.gastrocnemius, soleus, rectus abdominis, Achilles tendon; Baker´s cyst, injuries of groin, back, abdomen muscules; meniscopathy; relevant first aid and prevention;
  • Injuries of locomotive apparatus by overuse at tennis - introduction and special part (hand, wrist , elbow, shoulder, ...); relevant first aid and preventive exercises (resistance, stretching, stabilization);
  • Oxidative stress - causes, consequences, prevention;
  • Rhabdomyolysis - causes, symptoms, consequences, prevention.
    required literature
  • Novotný J. Traumatologie v tenise, 2017 (www.fsps.muni.cz/~novotny)
  • Novotný J. Mikrotraumata v tenise, 2017 (www.fsps.muni.cz/~novotny)
    recommended literature
  • MOSTER, René and zdeňka MOSTEROVÁ. Sportovní traumatologie. Edited by René Moster - Zdeňka Mosterová. 2., přepracované vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2007. 106 pp. ISBN 978-80-210-4312-1. info
  • KUBÍKOVÁ, Zdeňka and Jindřich PAVLÍK. Prevence úrazů, bezpečnost a první pomoc. In 24vterin.cz. Praha: Česká basketbalová federace, 2015. p. nestránkováno, 15 pp. URL info
  • ZUCHOVÁ, Barbora, Radek TURIN, Martin SEBERA, Zdeňka KUBÍKOVÁ and Petr ZAORAL. První pomoc. Elportál. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2010. ISSN 1802-128X. URL info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Examination by test on PC
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught only once.
The course is taught: in blocks.
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2016.
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