VLON9X1p Clinical Oncology - lecture

Faculty of Medicine
spring 2021
Extent and Intensity
1/0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Teacher(s)
prof. MUDr. Zdeněk Adam, CSc. (lecturer)
MUDr. Otakar Bednařík (lecturer)
MUDr. Dagmar Brančíková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Petra Bučková (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Michael Doubek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Vuk Fait, CSc. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Lenka Foretová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Peter Grell, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Andrea Janíková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Igor Kiss, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Jarmila Kissová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Ilona Kocáková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Zdeněk Král, CSc. (lecturer)
MUDr. Radek Lakomý, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Radim Němeček, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Radka Obermannová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Lenka Ostřížková (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Alexandr Poprach, Ph.D. (lecturer)
prof. RNDr. Šárka Pospíšilová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Markéta Protivánková (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Jana Skřičková, CSc. (lecturer)
MUDr. Ondřej Sláma, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Petr Szturz, Ph.D. (lecturer), prof. MUDr. Zdeněk Adam, CSc. (deputy)
prof. MUDr. Pavel Šlampa, CSc. (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Jaroslav Štěrba, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Jiří Tomášek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Miroslav Tomíška, CSc. (lecturer)
MUDr. Štěpán Tuček, Ph.D. (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Jiří Vorlíček, CSc. (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Rostislav Vyzula, CSc. (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Jan Žaloudík, CSc. (lecturer)
Eva Čechmanová (assistant)
Ing. Daniela Kodytková, Ph.D. (assistant)
Guaranteed by
doc. MUDr. Igor Kiss, Ph.D.
Comprehensive Cancer Care Department - Institutions shared with the Masaryk Memorial Cancer Institute - Faculty of Medicine
Supplier department: Department of Internal Medicine, Hematology and Oncology - Institutions shared with the Faculty Hospital Brno - Adult Age Medicine - Faculty of Medicine (20,00 %), Department of Pulmonary Diseases and Tuberculosis - Institutions shared with the Faculty Hospital Brno - Adult Age Medicine - Faculty of Medicine (20,00 %), Comprehensive Cancer Care Department - Institutions shared with the Masaryk Memorial Cancer Institute - Faculty of Medicine (60,00 %)
Prerequisites (in Czech)
( VLFA08222c Pharmacology II || VLFA0722c Pharmacology IIp ) && VLCH0832c Surgery II - practicals && VLOT7X1c Otorhinolaryngology - practice
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 main objectives can be summarized as follow: to understand the basis teaching of oncology, supportive care and treatment of all frequent oncologic diseases
Learning outcomes
Student should be able to understand basics of general and special oncology, recognize basic symptoms of malignant diseases and know basic principles of cancer diagnostics and therapy on the level of general practitioner.
Syllabus
  • General oncology
  • Tumor development. Nutritional factors in tumor development. Nutritional issues in cancer patients. Morphological and clinical classifications. Anticancer chemotherapy, hormonotherapy and biotherapy. Radiotherapy. Oncological surgery. Use of radionuclides in diagnostics and therapy. Infectious complications in immunocompromised hosts, treatment of febrile neutropenia and sepsis. Palliative, supportive and analgesic care. Acute complications in oncological patients. Thrombophilia, coagulopathies, hypercalcemia, malignant osteolysis, hyperleukocytosis and hyperviscosity syndrome. Psychological support for cancer patients, their relatives and nursing staff. Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
  • Special oncology
  • Head and neck cancer. Skin tumors. Breast cancer. Digestive tract cancers. Urinary tract tumors. Tumors of the pleura, mediastinum and lungs. Malignant hematological diseases.
Literature
    not specified
  • ADAM, Zdeněk, Marta KREJČÍ and Jiří VORLÍČEK. Speciální onkologie. Příznaky, diagnostika a léčba maligních chorob (Special oncology. Symptoms, diagnostics and therapy of malignant disease). 1. vyd. Praha: Galén, 2010. 418 pp. Med. ISBN 978-80-7262-648-9. info
Teaching methods
seminars + practical lectures at the depatments of clinical and radiation oncology, onco-surgery, onco-gynaecology, onco-urology and pediatric oncology
Assessment methods
Oncology for students of general medicine ends with oral examination.
Language of instruction
Czech
Follow-Up Courses
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 15.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
Teacher's information
Seminars and practical lessons take place in Masaryk Memorial Cancer Institute, IHOK FN Brno and KDO FN Brno.
The course is also listed under the following terms autumn 2019, spring 2020, autumn 2020.
  • Enrolment Statistics (spring 2021, recent)
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