LF:MFIN101 Infectious diseases - Course Information
MFIN101 Infectious diseasesFaculty of Medicine
- Extent and Intensity
- 2/0/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
- prof. MUDr. Petr Husa, CSc. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Lenka Krbková, CSc. (lecturer)
MUDr. Svatava Snopková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Pavel Polák, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Lukáš Homola, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Markéta Pospíšilová (lecturer)
- Guaranteed by
- prof. MUDr. Petr Husa, CSc.
Department of Infectious Diseases - Institutions shared with the Faculty Hospital Brno - Adult Age Medicine - Faculty of Medicine
Supplier department: Department of Infectious Diseases - Institutions shared with the Faculty Hospital Brno - Adult Age Medicine - Faculty of Medicine
- Mon 16. 2. to Fri 20. 3. Thu 13:00–16:30 KOM 257
- Prerequisites (in Czech)
- MFVL0933 Internal Medicine III
- 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
- Physiotherapy (programme LF, N-SZ)
- Course objectives
- The lectures of infectious diseases have the lofty goals: to provide standards of care for the management of infectious diseases with particular emphasis on antimicrobial agents, non bacterial infections, specific types of infections - immunocompromised host, HIV/AIDS, other emerging infections and opportunistic infections in immunocompromised hosts, rapid advances in antibiotic and antiviral therapy in infectious diseases, new vaccines and new recommendations for management.
- 1. Viral hepatitis (types, mode of transmission, clinical manifestations, possibilities of therapy, vaccination) 2. HIV/AIDS (epidemiology, clinical categories, opportunistic infections) 3. Infectious diarrhea (bacterial: campylobacteriosis, salmonellosis, yersiniosis, shigellosis, diarrhea due to E. coli; viral: rotaviral and noroviral GIT infections) 4. Respiratory tract infections (influenza, laryngitis, epiglottitis, pneumonia) 5. Tick-borne infections (Lyme borreliosis, tick-borne encephalitis) 6. Pediatric infectious diseases (mainly chickenpox (+ shingles), scarlet fever, measles, German measles, the fifth and the sixth disease, mumps) 7. Vaccination (regular, special, exceptional)
- recommended literature
- HUSA, Petr, Lenka KRBKOVÁ, Drahomíra BARTOŠOVÁ, Svatava SNOPKOVÁ, Alena HOLČÍKOVÁ, Pavel POLÁK, Radek SVOBODA and Kateřina HAVLÍČKOVÁ. Infekční lékařství. Učební text pro studenty všeobecného lékařství (Infectious Diseases. Textbook for students of general medicine.). 1. vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2011. 159 pp. ISBN 978-80-210-5660-2. info
- Teaching methods
- lecture, exercise
- Assessment methods
- Language of instruction
- Further Comments
- Study Materials
The course is taught annually.