bp1912 Prosthetics and Orthotics

Faculty of Sports Studies
spring 2021
Extent and Intensity
0/2. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Milan Smutný (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. MUDr. Jindřich Vomela, CSc., LL.M.
Department of Health Promotion - Faculty of Sports Studies
Supplier department: Department of Health Promotion - Faculty of Sports Studies
Prerequisites (in Czech)
bp1995 Physiotherapy IV &&( bp1927 Introduction to Diagnostics and Therapy of Musculoskeletal Disorders || bp1903 Anthropomotorics )&& bp1197 Clinical kinesiology III && 1899
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Teaching consists of lectures and allow students to learn about the technical methods assistance in injury. Students are acquainted with the history of tooth, a gradual improvement prostheses based on new materials and new knowledge to the latest trends. Also ortézám and epitézám attention is paid in terms of both functional and innovative cosmetics.
  • Definition of orthopedic prosthetics, history, investigation, construction of dentures upper and lower extremities. Brace the upper and lower extremities. Frame brace. Epitetika, ostomy devices and trusses, elastic devices. Adjuvatika, taping. Caceotika (orthopedic shoes, insoles). Special orthotics in childhood and the elderly. Relationship of physiotherapy and orthotics.
  • SCHEJBALOVÁ, Alena and Tomáš TRČ. Ortopedická operační terapie dětské mozkové obrny. 1. vyd. Praha: Ortotika, 2008. 191 s. ISBN 9788025412862. info
  • HADRABA, Ivan. Ortopedická protetika. 1. vyd. Praha: Karolinum, 2006. 106 s. ISBN 8024612968. info
  • ŠNAJDAUF, Jiří, Karel CVACHOVEC and Tomáš TRČ. Dětská traumatologie. 1. vyd. Praha: Galén, 2002. xv, 180. ISBN 8072621521. info
Teaching methods
lectures, drills
Assessment methods
Successful completion of the test subject matter.
Language of instruction
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020.
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