aVLIN7X21c Infectious diseases I - practice

Faculty of Medicine
Spring 2018
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
prof. MUDr. Petr Husa, CSc. (seminar tutor)
doc. MUDr. Lenka Krbková, CSc. (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Alena Holčíková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Svatava Snopková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Zuzana Rundesová (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Matúš Mihalčin (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Petr Husa (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Lukáš Homola, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Tomáš Gergel (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Roman Stebel (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Lenka Vojtilová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Evelína Kovácsová (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Radek Svačinka (seminar tutor)
Markéta Pospíšilová (assistant)
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
Prerequisites (in Czech)
aVLPF0622p Pathological Phys. II - lect. && aVLPA0622p Pathology II - lecture && aVLLP0633c Clinical Introduction III - p && aVLLM0522p Medical Microbiology II - lect && aVLIM051p Immunology - lecture
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
The concept of this course is introduction into the study of infectious disease. The aim of this course is to obtain basic information about infectious diseases - bacterial, viral, and parasitic, including travel-related diasease. The stress is put on practical education with the patients. This practical course is combined with tutorials stressed on the most important infectious diseases.
  • New infectious diseases.Viral hepatitis A,B,C,D,E,G; aetiology, pathology, epidemiology, clinical features including prodromal state, dynamic of the biochemical findings, aetiologic diagnostics direct and indirect (serology), treatment, sequelae, carrier state of the virus of hepatitis B and C, chronic hepatitis, treatment of them.
  • GIT infections; pathology of the infectious diarrhoeas; salmonellosis, campylobacteriosis; clinical features, treatment.
  • HIV/AIDS infection - stage, treatment, the principles of them.
  • Respiratory infections, infectious mononucleosis, tonsillitis. Erysipellas, herpes zoster, infectious exanthema.
  • Toxoplasmosis, tularemia.
  • Infectious children`s ailments.
  • The first information in neuroinfections.
  • The antibiotic therapy by the infectious disease, antibiotic resistance, antibiotic policy.
  • Antivirotic therapy.
  • The strategy of vaccination - the present-day situation, the preview.
  • Clinical demonstration of the patients.
    required 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
    recommended literature
  • Infectious diseases for foreign students. Edited by Petr Husa - Lenka Krbková. 1st ed. Brno: Masaryk University, 2013. 144 s. ISBN 9788021066304. info
  • BENEŠ, Jiří. Infekční lékařství. 1. vyd. Praha: Galén, 2009. xxv, 651. ISBN 9788072626441. info
Teaching methods
The stress is put on practical examination of the patients combined with lectures.
Assessment methods
Full attendance is necessary for giving course-unit credit.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught each semester.
The course is taught: in blocks.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: týdenní blok 5x6 hodin.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2017, autumn 2018, spring 2019, autumn 2019, spring 2020, autumn 2020.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2018, recent)
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