VSFP071 Neonatal Physiology and Pathology

Faculty of Medicine
Autumn 2009
Extent and Intensity
0/0. 1 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
MUDr. Milena Burianová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Zdeněk Doležel, CSc. (lecturer)
Libuše Darmovzalová (assistant)
Guaranteed by
prof. MUDr. Zdeněk Doležel, CSc.
Department of Pediatrics - Institutions shared with the Faculty Hospital Brno (paediatric medicine) - Faculty of Medicine
Mon 12. 10. to Mon 14. 12. Mon 14:30–17:10 KOM 206
Prerequisites (in Czech)
VLPD7X31c Pediatrics I -practice
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The subject is focused on the care of a physiological newborn and it acquaints with the basics of intensive care of a newborn. They are introduced to classification of newborn state. They understand to adaptational reactions of newborn. After the participation in the course students will be able to recognize and evaluate the state of the newborn after the delivery and during the transitional period, perfom the basic screenings, uderstand of the impact of congenital and inherited diseases on children and their families. They gain knowledge of diganostics, therapy in risk newborn care.
  • Introduction, organization of recent neonatology and perinatology. System of work at field of physiology, pathology newborn and ICU system of rooming-in. Apgar score. Newborn's resuscitation. First care giving to newborn. Observation of newborn just after delivery. Screening at newborn. Newborn nutrition. Physiology and pathology of infantile period. Newborn with low delivery weight. Newborn with hyperbilirubinemia. Nevborn with congenital and inherited diseases.
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  • BOREK, Ivo. Vybrané kapitoly z neonatologie a ošetřovatelské péče. 2. dopl. vyd. Brno: IDVPZ, 2001. 327 s. ISBN 8070133384. info
  • KOHOUTOVÁ, Eva. Kritické stavy u dětí a ošetřovatelská péče. Vydání první. Brno: IDVPZ, 1998. 302 stran. ISBN 8070132574. info
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Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 3x2.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008.
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