aBFZM051p Radiodiagnostics, Imaging Methods - lecture

Faculty of Medicine
autumn 2019
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
MUDr. Vladimír Červeňák (lecturer)
MUDr. Adam Novák (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Jiří Vaníček, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Leona Dunklerová (assistant)
Guaranteed by
doc. MUDr. Jiří Vaníček, Ph.D.
Department of Medical Imaging - Institutions shared with St. Anne's Faculty Hospital - Faculty of Medicine
Contact Person: Mgr. Leona Dunklerová
Supplier department: Department of Medical Imaging - Institutions shared with St. Anne's Faculty Hospital - Faculty of Medicine
Fri 8:00–9:40 N03006
Prerequisites (in Czech)
aBFZD0431p Diag. and Ther.of Loc.Sys.I- l && aBFTR041p Traumatology && aBFAP0222p Anatomy Locom.System II -l
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
Nuclear medicine: The concept of this course is introduction into the study of nuclear medicine. At the end of this course students know basic principles of examination and should be able to select the diagnostic and therapeutic methods of nuclear medicine.Radiodiagnostic: The concept of this course is introduction into the study of radiology and imaging methods, including CT, MR, X-ray, angiography and ultrasound. Students know basic principle of examination and methods of CT, MR, UZ and X-ray, including technique, anatomy, indications, contraindications and risk factors.
Learning outcomes
Student knows after graduating course
- basic knowledge of nuclear medicine
- basic principles of examination
- selection of diagnostic and therapeutic methods of nuclear medicine
- basics of radiodiagnostics
- technical bases of CT, MR, ultrasound examination and X-ray methods including anatomy and basic pathological images
- Basic principles of examination and anatomy - CT, MR and UZ and X-ray imaging anatomy
- technical principles of individual methods, their indications and contraindications
  • Nuclear Medicine: Radionuclides, interaction between ionizing radiation and matter, radiation detection, imaging techniques, SPECT, PET, fundamentals of radiopharmacology, biological effects of ionizing radiation, radiation safety. Methods of nuclear medicine used in urology, skeletal and bone marrow scintigraphy, nuclear cardiology. Scintigraphy of CNS, lungs, thyroid gland, gastrointestinal tract, liver and spleen. Examination in hematology, diagnostics of inflammations and tumors. With each examination procedure, the radiopharmaceuticals used, the methods, evaluation, interpretation of the findings, and indications are explained. Principles of radioimmunologic diagnostic procedures. Relations between the methods of nuclear medicine and other imaging methods, role of radionuclide methods in diagnostic algorithms. Fundamentals of therapy of diseases using radiopharmaceuticals.Radiodiagnostic: CT, MR, X-ray, ultrasound, angiography, interventional radiology, indications, contraindication, risk factors, limits, technical aspect, anatomy, interpretations of the findings. Methods of diagnostic imaging used in different subspecializations and areas like pediatric radiology, neuroradiology, interventional radiology, abdominal imaging, imaging in oncology, uroradiology, woman imaging and cardiac imaging are discussed. With each examination
  • NEKULA, Josef. Radiologie. 3. vyd. V Olomouci: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2008. 205 s. ISBN 9788024410117. info
  • BARTUŠEK, Daniel. Diagnostické zobrazovací metody pro bakalářské studium fyzioterapie a léčebné rehabilitace. 1. vydání. Brno: MU Brno, 2004. 32 stran. ISBN 80-210-3537-4. info
Teaching methods
Seminars and practical examination is basic of intensive course.
Assessment methods
theoretical and practical exam -test
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 30.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2017, autumn 2018, autumn 2020.
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