LF:VLPO011p First Aid - lecture - Course Information

VLPO011p First Aid - lecture

Faculty of Medicine
Autumn 2016
Extent and Intensity
1/0/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
MUDr. Lukáš Dadák, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Jan Maláska, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Petr Štourač, Ph.D. (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. Martin Helán, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Ondřej Hrdý (lecturer)
MUDr. Jan Hruda, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Kamil Hudáček (lecturer)
MUDr. Jan Hudec (lecturer)
MUDr. Milan Jelínek (lecturer)
MUDr. Jozef Klučka (lecturer)
MUDr. Tomáš Korbička (lecturer)
MUDr. Ivo Křikava, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Lukáš Růžek (lecturer)
MUDr. Martin Slezák (lecturer)
MUDr. Jan Stašek (lecturer)
MUDr. Pavel Suk, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Petr Suk (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Vladimír Šrámek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Robert Vach (lecturer)
MUDr. Katarína Zadražilová (lecturer)
MUDr. Jitka Zemanová (lecturer)
MUDr. Michal Zimmer (lecturer)
MUDr. Václav Zvoníček, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Lenka Dobrovolná (assistant)
Martina Matoušková (assistant)
Eva Podborská (assistant)
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
Tue 17:10–18:00 A22/116 aula
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 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. Cardiac arrest, circulation failure. Chest compressions, precordial thrust, cardiopulmonary resuscitation. BLS guidelines 2015.
  • 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.
    required literature
  • První pomoc: Podrobný obrazový průvodce tísňovými situacemi. Slovart 2015, 1. vydání, 288 stran, ISBN 978-80-7391-386-1 978-80-7391-386-1
    recommended literature
  • AUSTIN, Margaret, Rudy CRAWFORD and Barry KLAASSEN. First aid manual : the Authorised Manual of St John Ambulance, St Andrew's First Aid and the British Red Cross. Revised 10th edition. London: DK, 2016. 288 stran. ISBN 9780241241233. info
  • First aid : manual. 10th ed. London: Dorling Kindersley, 2014. 288 s. ISBN 9781409342007. info
Teaching methods
Lectures are theoretical. Presentations of lectures are with a support of PPT and video.
Assessment methods
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.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2015, Autumn 2017, autumn 2018.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2016, recent)
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