VSPO011p First Aid - lecture

Faculty of Medicine
Autumn 2015
Extent and Intensity
1/0/0. 1 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
MUDr. Lukáš Dadák, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Jan Maláska, Ph.D., EDIC (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Petr Štourač, Ph.D., MBA (lecturer)
MUDr. Roman Štoudek (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Ivan Čundrle, Ph.D. (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Roman Gál, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Olga Gimunová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Marek Hakl, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Ondřej Hrdý (lecturer)
MUDr. Jan Hruda, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Kamil Hudáček (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Martin Huser, Ph.D., MBA (lecturer)
MUDr. Lukáš Růžek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Karolína Skorkovská, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Šárka Skorkovská, CSc. (lecturer)
MUDr. Martin Slezák (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Pavel Suk, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Petr Suk (lecturer)
MUDr. Lenka Šrahulková (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Vladimír Šrámek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Vít Weinberger, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Katarína Zadražilová (lecturer)
MUDr. Jitka Zemanová (lecturer)
MUDr. Václav Zvoníček, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Lenka Dobrovolná (assistant)
Martina Matoušková (assistant)
Eva Podborská (assistant)
Guaranteed by
prof. MUDr. Vladimír Šrámek, Ph.D.
Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care - Institutions shared with St. Anne's Faculty Hospital - Faculty of Medicine
Contact Person: MUDr. Lukáš Dadák, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care - Institutions shared with St. Anne's Faculty Hospital - Faculty of Medicine
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
At the end of this course, students should be able to: understand basic vital signs; provide Basic Cardiac Life Support according to ERC guidelines; provide first aid including wound dressing, vital signs monitoring and transport.
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation I Examination of the casualty. Basic vital functions. Breathing disorders, apnea, airway obstruction. Airway management, artificial ventilation.
  • Resuscitation II Cardiac arrest, circulation failure. Chest compressions, precordial thrust, cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
  • CPR in children.
  • Bleeding external, internal. Wounds. Bleeding management. Shock, treatment. Fainting, fatigue.
  • Disorders of consciousness, coma. Seizures, cramps.
  • Head injuries, face injuries, skull fractures, brain concussion, intracranial bleeding. Backbone injuries, contusions, fractures, spinal injuries. Treatment, fixation, transport.
  • Chest injuries, rib fractures, pneumothorax. Abdominal injuries, injuries to the pelvis, lower extremities, polytrauma. Fixation, immobilisation skills, splints.
  • Road accidents, multiple casualties situations. Survey, assesment, evaluation of the casualties, first aid organisation. Emergency situations in diabetic patients.
  • Heat, cold injuries, electrical injuries. Burns, scalds, heat stroke, heat exhaustion. Hypotermia, frostbites. Chemical burns.
  • Drawning. Chest pain evaluation, treatment.
  • Animal, snake, insect bites . Infection, rabies, allergic reactions.
  • Poisoning alcohol, drugs, CO, food. Injuries to the eye.
  • Emergency situations in gynaecology and obstetrics.
    recommended literature
  • First aid : manual. 10th ed. London: Dorling Kindersley, 2014. 288 s. ISBN 9781409342007. info
    not specified
  • BYDŽOVSKÝ, Jan. První pomoc. 2., přeprac. vyd. Praha: Grada, 2004. 75 s. ISBN 8024706806. info
  • KELNAROVÁ, Jarmila. První pomoc : pro studenty zdravotnických oborů. Vyd. 1. Praha: Grada, 2007. 183 s. ISBN 9788024721835. info
  • KELNAROVÁ, Jarmila. První pomoc I : pro studenty zdravotnických oborů. Vyd. 1. Praha: Grada, 2007. 109 s. ISBN 9788024721828. info
  • SCHEINAROVÁ, Adolfa. První pomoc. 3. vyd. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého, 2004. 83 s. ISBN 802440849X. info
  • POKORNÝ, Jiří. Lékařská první pomoc. 1. vyd. Praha: Galén, 2003. 351 s. ISBN 8072622145. info
Teaching methods
Lectures are theoretical. Presentations of lectures are with a support of PPT and video.
Assessment methods
lectures; oral exam Attending of lectures is obliged. Oral exam is connected with a practical presentation of cardiopulmonary resuscitation on model.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2000, Autumn 2001, Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014.
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