LF:VSLE7X1c Medical Ethics 2 - seminar - Course Information

VSLE7X1c Medical Ethics 2 - seminar

Faculty of Medicine
Spring 2017
Extent and Intensity
0/2. 2 credit(s). Recommended Type of Completion: z (credit). Other types of completion: k (colloquium).
MUDr. Jana Halámková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. Mgr. Josef Kuře, Dr. phil. (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Martina Novotná (seminar tutor)
Mgr. et Mgr. Veronika Oškerová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Martin Pavlík, Ph.D., DESA, EDIC (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Petra Vysočanová (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Václav Zvoníček, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. Mgr. Josef Kuře, Dr. phil.
Department of Medical Ethics - Theoretical Departments - Faculty of Medicine
Contact Person: Mgr. Michaela Vaňharová, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Medical Ethics - Theoretical Departments - Faculty of Medicine
Timetable of Seminar Groups
VSLE7X1c/01: Mon 20. 2. to Fri 24. 2. each working day 7:30–12:20 A19/118
VSLE7X1c/02: Mon 29. 5. to Fri 2. 6. each working day 7:30–12:20 A19/118
VSLE7X1c/04: Mon 1. 5. to Fri 5. 5. each working day 7:30–12:20 A19/118
VSLE7X1c/05: Mon 17. 4. to Fri 21. 4. each working day 7:30–12:20 A19/118
VSLE7X1c/06: Mon 3. 4. to Fri 7. 4. each working day 7:30–12:20 A19/118
VSLE7X1c/07: Mon 20. 3. to Fri 24. 3. each working day 7:30–12:20 A19/118
VSLE7X1c/08: Mon 6. 3. to Fri 10. 3. each working day 7:30–12:20 A19/118
VSLE7X1c/31: No timetable has been entered into IS.
VSLE7X1c/32: No timetable has been entered into IS.
VSLE7X1c/34: No timetable has been entered into IS.
Prerequisites (in Czech)
VLCP0622c Introduc. to surgery II -pr. || STCP0622c Clin.exam. in surgery II && VSIP0622c Introduction to internal II-pr && VSET021 Medical Ethics I && VLFA0621c Pharmacology I - p
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Interactive seminar offers an introduction to clinical ethics. The aim is: - to understand ethical dilemmas in individual fields of medicine - to develop ability to perceive ethical aspects of health care - to listen to different ethical arguments and to espress own justified opinion - to learn ability to solve ethical dilemmas in medicine
  • Introduction to medical ethics (terminology, subject, methodology) & Primary care (physician - patient relationship, informed consent)& Beginning of human life (assisted reproduction) & Ethics and genetics (PND, PGD, screening) & Patient rights & Transplantation ethics & Ethics in oncology (truth about diagnosis, palliative care) & Ethical problems in intensive care & Death and dying & Ethics of biomedical research
    required literature
  • KUŘE, Josef. Kapitoly z lékařské etiky. 2., upr. vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2012. 114 s. ISBN 9788021059511. info
    recommended literature
  • Od narození do smrti : etické problémy v lékařství. Edited by David C. Thomasma - Thomasine Kimbrough Kushner, Translated by Lucie M. Vyd. 1. Praha: Mladá fronta, 2000. 389 s. ISBN 8020408835. info
  • CAMPBELL, Alastair V., Grant R. GILLETT and D. Gareth JONES. Medical ethics. 4th ed. South Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 2005. xiii, 312. ISBN 0195584872. info
  • The Blackwell guide to medical ethics. Edited by Rosamond Rhodes - Leslie Francis - Anita Silvers. 1st ed. Malden: Blackwell Pub., 2007. xii, 435. ISBN 9781405125840. info
  • Contemporary issues in bioethics. Edited by Tom L. Beauchamp - LeRoy Walters. 6th ed. Belmont: Thomson learning, 2003. x, 800 s. ISBN 0-534-58441-1. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Condition for giving course-unit credit is full attendance in all seminars and activity during the course, case study
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: blokové semináře po třicetihodinách týdně pro každý kruh.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2000, Autumn 2000, Spring 2001, Autumn 2001, Spring 2002, Autumn 2002, Spring 2003, Autumn 2003, Spring 2004, Autumn 2004, Spring 2005, Autumn 2005, Spring 2006, Autumn 2006, Spring 2007, Autumn 2007, Spring 2008, Autumn 2008, Spring 2009, Autumn 2009, Spring 2010, Autumn 2010, Spring 2011, Autumn 2011, Spring 2012, Autumn 2012, Spring 2013, Autumn 2013, Spring 2014, Autumn 2014, Spring 2015, Autumn 2015, Spring 2016, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Spring 2018.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2017, recent)
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